Be Connected

Discover how being online can add new skills and experiences to your life. The Be Connected network is an Australian Government initiative aimed to support older Australians to engage with digital technology.

Learn how to:
setup an email address, connect to the internet and shop safely online
connect with friends and family using social networks (Facebook) or video calls (Skype, FaceTime)
use a digital camera, watch TV or listen to music online


Click to access Be Connected>>     (sign up with your email address to gain full access to this site)

When to Get Connected at your Library

NSW Seniors Festival 2019

Come along to your library during the Seniors Festival to learn how to get the most out of your smartphone or take the plunge into the world of online shopping.

  • Tuesday 12th February – 2.30pm – Yamba Library – Introduction to Online Shopping
  • Thursday 14th February – 2.30pm – Grafton Library – Introduction to Smartphones
  • Monday 18th February – 2.30pm – Iluka – Introduction to online shopping
  • Tuesday 19th February – 2.30pm – Maclean – Introduction to Smartphones

Spots are limited so ring your library to book your place

The ComputerSchool

Enhance your own knowledge and IT skills with this comprehensive, user-friendly technology training resource.  You now have immediate access to over 10,000 tutorials on topics ranging from Android and Apple devices, Microsoft, Google, social media, Internet safety and much more.

Click to access ComputerSchool>>  (enter your library card number)

Cyber Safety

Need to find out how you can stay safe online.

Click to access eSmart Cyber Safety page>>