Electronic Gadget Instruction is offered by appointment on the first and third Wednesday of every month. In a one on one session, a librarian will answer your questions and guide you through the process of borrowing library books for your Kindle, iPad, smartphone and other related devices. Please call the library at 724-981-4360 to schedule a 30 minute session to receive help making the most of your device!
Borrowing Digital Media
If you've got a smartphone, tablet, or e-reader device, you can now check out digital e-books and audiobooks from CLSV through the OverDrive or Libby app. You will need your current library card number as well as a password you set up at the library.
If you need help with configuring your device, you can download the appropriate instruction sheet below, or you may schedule for a Gadget Workshop and we will help you set it up.
*Patrons must have set up a password on their patron accounts with CLSV. In order to do so, please call or visit the library.
If you have a tablet, such as any Android or Windows tablet, a Kindle Fire, or Nook Color/HD, you can download instructions here.
Borrowing E-Readers & Fire TV Sticks
To be eligible to borrow an e-reader or Fire TV Stick from the library:
E-readers and Fire TV Sticks will be lent for one weeks with one renewal.
Fines for overdue materials are $5 per day. They must be returned in person and NOT in a drop-box. There is a $5 fine for returning them in a drop-box.
When borrowing an e-reader, each patron may request one title to be purchased. The title should meet the following criteria:
Basic Computer Skills and Microsoft WORD
Thursdays, Oct. 26-Nov. 16th, 6-7:30
Learn the very basics of using a computer: how to move a mouse, how to go online, how to set up and use an e-mail, and how to use Microsoft WORD. Registration Required.
Exploring the Internet and Using E-mail
Monday's Oct. 23rd-Nov. 13th 6-7:30
A class for adults new to the Internet and to the world of e-mail. Learn how to go online and how tho set up and use an e-mail account. A useful class for those seeking jobs or wanting to stay connected with family and friends. Registration Required.