There are lots of benefits to getting online, you can:
- Keep in touch with your friends and family
- Manage your money
- Search for jobs
- Apply for Universal Credit and other benefits
- Learn more about the things that interest you
- Access free digital books, audiobooks, magazines and Newspapers
If you or someone you know, would like help to get online, or just need a little extra support using the internet or email, free basic support is available in all our libraries.
Connah’s Quay Library
Home Library service
Mobile Library Service
You do not need to have your own computer or laptop at home. As a library member, you can use one that is provided free of charge in the library.
IT Courses and Help
Free self-help online courses on the following subjects. Also available in Welsh
- Using your computer or device
- Finding a Job online
- Online Basics
- Improving your health online
- More internet skills
- Managing your money online
- Online safety
- Public Services Online
Online Basics Need help getting online? Have no idea how to even use a mouse or a keyboard? All our Libraries offer friendly group sessions following the 6 week ‘Learn My Way’ online basics course. Free but booking essential, contact your local library for more details
Digital Buddy Need help to use a computer, tablet or phone to get online? Most of our Libraries have regular sessions that you can make an appointment with Digital Buddy who can offer free one to one support.
Family History Help Need help getting tracing your family tree? Our Libraries offer regular drop in sessions to help you discover more about your family history. We will provide you with useful tools and useful assistance to discover more about your past. Free Library editions of Ancestry UK and Find My Past are available to use in the library, Contact your local Library for more details
Employment skills – Most of our libraries have regular job clubs where you can brush up on your employability skills, get help with your CV and also job searches.
eResources – Follow the links for guides to help access our online eResources:
- Online Reference resources
Drop into any of our libraries with your device and a member of staff will show you how to access a wealth of online resources.