Computer and technology classes

Atomic training

Moreland City Libraries offers free 24/7 software training and support tutrials via Atomic training. 

This training can help you if you are updating your software or if you want to learn a completely new application.

Tutorials are also available on devices, career skills, how to search the internet, Cyber safety and multimedia training.

How to create an Atomic training account

If you already have a Zinio eMagazine account this will work for Atomic training. You can log in using your email address and password as previously selected for Zinio.

If not, you will need to click on create a new account. 

The next step is to input your email address and choose a password.

Victorian Tech Savvy for Seniors     Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors logo

Moreland City Libraries are delighted to announce this program will be running for seniors. 

Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors is a free and fun technology training session for seniors. These workshops are part of the Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors Program which is a partnership between the Victorian Seniors Card Program and Telstra. Moreland City Libraries will also be running classes in Italian.

Register at your local library, by phone on 9389 8600.

Regular free computer workshops

Get started using computers in these informal, hands-on workshops.

All workshops are free and approximately 1 hour duration.

Register your attendance at your local library, by phone on 9389 8600, or online at Learn More Eventbrite.

One on one appointments

Available at all libraries. Learn about computers and devices - no question too easy or too hard. Please ask a staff member Library or call Bruce on 9389 8603.

Drop-in computer help

Drop in to have all your computer and mobile device related problems solved. No question too easy or too hard.

Brunswick Library: 2 pm Thursdays

Coburg Library: 2 pm Wednesday 10 May, 17 May, 31 May, 14 June and 28 June

Glenroy Library: 10.30 am Friday 5 May, 19 May, 2 June, 16 June and 30 June

Fawkner Library: 1.30 pm Friday 5 May, 19 May, 2 June, 16 June and 30 June

Try an iPad

Play with one of our iPads and discover the basics of how they work.

Glenroy Library: 2 pm, Wednesday 10 May

Coburg Library: 2 pm, Tuesday 23 May

Brunswick Library: 2 pm, Tuesday 13 June

iPads, tablets, smart phones and iPhones

Learn some basics of these devices and ask questions about problems you are having.

Brunswick Library: 10.30 am, Saturday 10 June

Glenroy Library: 2 pm, Wednesday 21 June

Fawkner Library: 2 pm, Friday 23 June

Online dating

Make a basic RSVP profile

Coburg Library: 2 pm, Tuesday 2 May

Basic computers, smart phones and iPhones

For complete beginners

Glenroy Library: 11 am, Thursday 4 May

Fawkner Library: 2 pm, Tuesday 9 May

Using computers for work

Learn about Seek.com and Microsoft products

Coburg Library: 2 pm, Tuesday 16 May

CryptoParty

What is meta-data, government and corporate surveillance? Discuss and learn to use tools including Tor, Signal and location/GPS settings.

Brunswick Library: 6.30 pm, Thursday 1 June

eTravel

Discover Google Maps, accommodation websites and more.

Glenroy Library: 2 pm, Wednesday 24 May

Cyber safety for seniors

Learn more about online safety

Fawkner Library: 2 pm, Tuesday 30 May

Kik, Viber and WhatsApp

Free messaging and voice calls to local and overseas friends and relatives.

Coburg Library: 2 pm, Wednesday 7 June

Facebook for Seniors

Discover the basics including privacy settings

Coburg Library: 2 pm, Tuesday 20 June

Intro to Wordpress, Qix websites and blogs

Get started on making a site.

Brunswick Library: 6.30 pm, Tuesday 20 June

Victorian Tech Savvy Seniors*: Introduction to online shopping and banking

Learn how to shop and bank online by getting used to online accounts, statements and transactions. Learn about options for online payments.

Part 1 – Glenroy Library, 10 am, Thursday 11 May
Part 1 -  Coburg Library, 2 pm, Friday 26 May
Part 2 -  Brunswick Library, 2 pm, Friday 9 June
Part 2 – Coburg Library, 2 pm, Tuesday 27 June