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Help using computers

Just ask a member of the library team if you need help to access the wifi or when using our computers.

Tech Buddies are volunteers in our libraries who can help people use their computers, tablets or smart phones.

Tech Buddy sessions
LibrarySession day and timeHow to book
Boscombe Library Thursdays 9:30am to 11am  drop-in sessions, no need to book
Branksome Library Wednesdays 2pm to 4pm drop-in sessions, no need to book 
Broadstone Library  Mondays 10am to midday
Wednesdays 2pm to 4pm
book in the library or call 01202 127 111
Canford Cliffs Library  Wednesdays 11am to 1pm drop-in sessions, no need to book 
Castlepoint Library Mondays 4pm to 5pm book in the library or call 01202 127 444
Charminster Library  Tuesdays 2pm to 3pm
Thursdays 2pm to 3pm
book in the library or call 01202 510 379 
Christchurch Library  Thursdays 10am, 11am, 3pm, 4pm and 5pm
Fridays 10am and 11am 
book in the library or call 01202 127 200
Highcliffe Library  Tuesdays (on the 1st and 2nd of each month) 10am, 10:40am and 11:20am book in the library or call 01202 127 369 
Kinson Library  Mondays 2pm to 3pm
Tuesdays 2pm to 3pm 
drop-in sessions, no need to book 
Parkstone Library  Mondays 2:30pm to 4pm   drop-in sessions, no need to book
Poole Library  Tuesdays 10am to midday
Wednesdays 2pm to 4pm 
book in the library or call 01202 127 123 
Southbourne Library Tuesdays 2pm to 3pm and 3:30pm to 4:30pm book in the library or call 01202 428 784
Springbourne Library Mondays 2:15pm, 2:45pm and 3:15pm book in the library or call 01202 397 115 
Tuckton Library Thursdays 10am to 11am and 11am to midday  book in the library or call 01202 429 521
Westbourne Library Tuesdays 2:30pm to 4pm book in the library or call 01202 761 845 
Winton Library Thursdays 11:30am to midday book in the library or call 01202 528 139

Skills and Learning run digital hubs – free ICT skill drop in sessions

Information about the course is on the Skills and Learning website or by calling 01202 123 444.

BCHA

BCHA’s Bournemouth Digital project delivers four, three hour sessions in small groups with additional personalised one to one support. These cover getting online, accessing online services, setting up emails and Zoom accounts, online job searching, IT security and online money skills.

BCHA Ignite programme includes computer skills for anyone over the age of 19 who is currently unemployed or at risk of losing their job.