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Norwalk Public Library
1 Belden Ave.
Norwalk, CT 06850
203-899-2780
Fax: 203-866-7982
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South Norwalk Branch
10 Washington St.
Norwalk, CT 06854
203-899-2790
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Technology Workshops
Designing for 3D Printing with Fusion 360 Course
Learn how to create your own designs for 3D printing by taking this four class course.
Mondays, January 23 & 30, and February 6 & 13

6:30 -8:30 pm
Computer Lab
Must be 13+
Sign-up at Reference desk
Limited to 12 students

All students must bring a labtop with Autodesk Fusion 360 installed. Free install at:


Did you get an eReader, tablet or smartphone for the holidays?

Have you received a new tablet, e-reader, smartphone, or computer as a holiday gift? Are you eager to use it, but puzzled about how to get started? We’re here to help. Sign-up for a 30-minute session of one on one help with a librarian, who will show you how to access free downloadable content from the Norwalk Digital Library.

Whether you want to read e-books, or e-magazines, watch videos, or listen to audiobooks, or music, let one of our tech experts guide you through the process of accessing electronic content for free with your Norwalk Public Library card.


Digital download help (in 30-minute sessions) will be available:

Saturday, January 14 -    9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

All sessions will meet in the Computer Lab at the Main Library, located at 1 Belden Avenue, Norwalk.

Space is limited, so sign-up for an appointment today, by stopping by the Information Desk, or calling

(203) 899-2780 ext. 15109. 

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 Workshop space is limited - to register please call the Reference Desk 203-899-2780 ext. 15109

January Workshop
 Introduction to Microsoft Word

Introduction to word processing skills - opening a document, typing text, selecting text, changing font size and color, and saving your file.
 Saturday, January 21 10:00 - 11:30 am 

Taller de Computadoras - enero
Computadoras lo más básico: Que es un Ratón? 

Esta guía está diseñada para ayudar a las personas que nunca han usado una computadora antes de aprender las funciones básicas con el ratón, teclas de cursor, barra de desplazamiento, cuadros de texto, menús desplegables, casillas de verificación, botones de radio y más.
 sábado, enero 28
  10:00 - 11:30 am 

February Workshops
 Lifestyle Apps for your devices  Saturday, February 11  2:30 - 3:30 pm  - Register Online
 Online Banking Safety  Saturday, February 25  2:30 - 3:30 pm - Register Online

Computer Tutor Sessions:


30 minute sessions available - Call 203-899-2780 ext. 15109 or visit the Reference Desk 

Topics available: 
  • Computer Basics - Windows 7.
  • Internet - Learn about the World Wide Web, browsers, navigation, and saving your favorite webpages.
  • Email Basics - Introduction to e-mail, help with creating an account and/or learning to manage your account.
  • Basic Tablet Instruction/Help - iPad, android tablet
  • eBook Help
  • Database Sign-up/Instruction - lynda.com, Hoopla, Zinio, OneClick Digital, Atomic Training, Mango Languages, JobNow, Universal Class, AtoZ Databases, and D&B Million Dollar Database.
  • Research, Job search
  • Microsoft Word 2007 - Introduction to word processing skills - opening a document, typing text, selecting text, changing font size and color, and saving your file.
  • Using the Library Scanner - Need to scan some pictures or documents. We will instruct you in how to scan using the library scanner.

Subscription Databases
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Access using your Norwalk Library card number.

 jobnow_logo_boldsm.gif   JobNow Online tutor can help with MS Word, Excel, & PowerPoint

Live tutors available from 3pm-11pm  / Skill practice available 24/7.
  1. Click On JobNow,
  2. Click On Adult Learning Center
  3. Click On Microsoft Office help
  4. Select a program from the subject list
  5. Click On Get Live Help
 Atomic Training

Atomic Training  - software training by video.
 universal class
Universal Class -  Over 500 non-credit courses. 


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Other local Technology training:
Recommended free online resources
  • GCFLearnFree.org -Offering the computer and technology training you need for life - absolutely free! Whether you're new to the computer, returning for review, or want to use technology to enhance your skills, GCFLearnFree.org has something for you. (Account required -register for free)
  • Excel Easy - Offers a tutorial (Introduction, Basics, Functions, Data Analysis and VBA) on how to use Excel. Want to learn much more about Excel? You can find related examples and features (300 Examples) on the right side of each chapter. We keep it easy!