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Be Connected: Digital skills training


Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am to 12pm Tuesday 2 November to Thursday 25 November



Face to face sessions are currently on hold, to register your interest for online sessions please

  • phone 02 9265 9333, ask for the online library team or

  • email us at

Free digital training is available in 2 formats

1. Information sessions

Come along to our interactive group information sessions and explore free digital resources offered at the Library.

2. One-on-one sessions

Work through your choice of Be Connected lessons with a friendly team member.

Searching the internet: Learn the essential skills to getting started online and how to use the Google search engines. We’ll also show you some fun online hobbies you can explore like researching family history.

Using email: Learn about email accounts on the internet and be guided through how to set up your own email account. We’ll show you how to use email safely and recognise and identify scams.

Explore our free online library: Find out how to access and use our free digital library services. Using your library card; learn a language, stream a movie, download music or find reading suggestions.

Connect with family and friends using social media: Get an introduction to using social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to help you connect with people anywhere in the world.

Getting started with video calls: Learn about the different types of video calls you can make on from your computer, device or tablet and how to use the free Zoom platform.

Set up MyGov account: Find out how myGov can make managing your online government services easy and convenient.

Free 30-minute sessions

Between 10am and noon

Bookings are essential, book here for:

or call 02 9265 9333.

Can’t make it to one of our branches? Try the interactive training tools and resources on the Be Connected website. Start your digital learning journey today.

City of Sydney Library is a Be Connected Network Partner. Be Connected is an Australia-wide initiative empowering all Australians to thrive in a digital world. 

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