Libraries

Digital literacy

Gold Coast Libraries offers a diverse and exciting range of free programs and events for all interests and ages. There is something for everyone.

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Digital literacy courses

Digital Skills programs for life and work

Get connected and learn digital skills at the library with our free introductory technology workshops for all ages.

Take the leap and learn how to communicate and access information online. Our introductory digital skills workshops will help you learn the basics to connect and get you exploring the digital world. From learning how to navigate the basics of a computer, to finding information on the Internet, sending an email or updating your resume, our basic workshops will help get you started.

View and book upcoming digital literacy events and workshops at a library near you.

Skills for life

Our essential digital skills workshops will help you learn how to navigate the online world. Discover the basics of using a computer or mobile device. Find out how to navigate the Internet, and search for information online. Learn how to set up, send and receive emails and connect with friends and family using social media platforms.

Skills for work

Need to refresh your resume but not sure how? Our skills for work courses cover practical word processing skills that can help you update your CV or cover letter, and learn the basics of creating and using spreadsheets with Microsoft Excel.


Online training and resources

Your free library membership provides access to a range of online resources that can help you learn the basics from mouse control right through to more advanced software and applications like web design.

You can also access a range of print and online reading material that can help guide you through a range of devices, software and applications. Ask our knowledgeable library staff to help you find and access a title that can help you find the information you need.


Creative Tech Labs

Our fully equipped digital Creative Tech Labs at our Helensvale and Southport locations also provide workshops in exciting and innovative technologies including 3D printing, animation, graphic design and more.

 

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