Access online tutorials to help you learn basic computing, Word, Excel, Facebook, Twitter and more.
Learn online by viewing video tutorials from industry experts. Topics include technology, software, management, leadership, job seeking skills, marketing, multimedia, design and web development. Login using your library card number and password. Please see our Customer Information Sheet [PDF - 550KB]
for further details. You can also download the Lynda.com app
to view content on a mobile.
Transparent Language Online
Want to learn a new language? Transparent Language provides an engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in over 100 languages, including English. Please see our Customer Information Sheet [290KB]
for more details.
Many of us are sharing more and more personal and financial information online. This can expose us to a number of risks which we need to be aware of and properly manage. eSmart Libraries is a cyber safety system designed to equip libraries and connect library users with the skills they need for smart, safe and responsible use of technology.
If you are new to computers, haven't used them for a while, are a little unsure and uncomfortable, or just need a bit of a refresher, these short tutorials will help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed.
Tech Savvy Seniors
Telstra's Tech Savvy Seniors aims to give older people the opportunity to develop the skills and confidence to use technology for socialising, accessing important services or conducting personal business.
- Use training guides to step through beginner, intermediate and advanced topics.
- Access training guides in several languages - English, Hindi, Arabic, Mandarin, Cantonese, Dari, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Greek, Macedonian, Croatian and Italian.
- Watch short ‘self-teach’ videos, designed to make it easy to learn at your own pace.
Tech Savvy Seniors training sessions with library staff may also be available.
GCF Learn Free
The freedom to learn what you want, when you want, absolutely free! Check out the Everyday Life, Basic Math, and Computer Training provided by the Goodwill Community Foundation.
TechBoomers.com is a free educational website, featuring tutorials that teach older adults and other inexperienced technology users how to use the most popular and trusted websites and Internet apps. Tutorials are tailored for those with limited computer skills: written in easily-understood, non-technical language; providing context through real-world parallels.
Queensland Driver Education
Planning on becoming a new driver in Queensland? Aussie-Driver.com is here to help! Use this resource to find everything you need to get ready, pass your QLD learners test and become a driver.
- Free learners practice tests
- Official Queensland driver's manual
Please see our Customer Information Sheet [PDF - 1.5MB] for further details.
Return to Crystal Rainforest
Return to Crystal Rainforest is a fun and exciting adventure game that introduces Scratch programming. To learn more about using Scratch programming to create your own games and interactive stories, check out these books
Moreton Bay Region Libraries can help you improve your computer and internet skills. We offer a great range of free training, courses and
tutorials, in the
and online that cover basic computer skills for beginners through
to more advanced topics such as using Facebook, blogs and mobile apps.
- Mouse & keyboard exercises
your mouse and keyboard skills.
- Computers for beginners
A beginners' computer course for those
just starting out on their technology journey. Course topics cover beginner
computer skills, Microsoft Word 2013, using the internet and introduction to
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