Technology Resources

Tech Help by Appointment

Call today to book a Tech Help Appointment at 607-324-1210!

We can help your technology questions at the library!

Tech Help appointments can cover:

  • Basic computer skills
  • Email/Internet Basics
  • Social Media
  • Using your device such as an eReader, tablet, or smartphone
  • Office productivity software (word processing, spreadsheets, presentations)
  • Using STARCat (STLS online catalog) or Libby (eBooks and eAudiobooks)
  • Using library resources such as online databases (JobNow, NOVElny, America‚Äôs News, Heritage Quest)

Digital Literacy Workshop Materials &

Below are the learning materials used during the library’s Digital Literacy Workshops from November 2023-February 2024:

Visit for free, self-paced courses on all things digital literacy! 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, this website has the tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed.

Microsoft Word Resources

Find the tutorials provided during our Microsoft Word for Beginners class here, as well as additional online resources.

Microsoft Excel Resources

Find the tutorials provided during our Microsoft Excel for Beginners class here, as well as additional online resources.

Reference Books

The following Microsoft reference books are available at our library and were purchased with funds from the Southern Tier Library System Coordinated Outreach Services Advisory Committee’s 2022 Outreach Mini-Grant.

  • Microsoft Office 365 for beginners : 9 in 1. The most comprehensive guide to become a pro in no time : includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Access, Publisher, Outlook, OneDrive, and Teams by Scott Burnett
  • Microsoft Office 365 8-in-1 for beginners : the 1# crash course from beginners to advanced : Easy way to master the whole suite in no time : Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, OneDrive, Access and Teams by Leonard J. Ledger
  • Microsoft Office 365 : [9 in 1] : the most updated all-in-one guide from beginner to expert to master everything you need to know about Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, Outlook, Publisher and more by Joseph Barton
  • Microsoft Word : the ultimate guide to master Word features & commands. Become a pro from scratch in just 7 days with step-by-step instructions, clear illustrations, and practical examples by Scott Burnett
  • Excel 2022 : a comprehensive guide to learn all the functions & formulas with step-by-step explanations, practical examples, plus tips & tricks by Brian Marrow