Learning with the Peabody Public Library
You can learn technology many ways at the Peabody Public Library.
Attend a Class
Classes are held several times a month in our computer lab. Check our online calendar--everything in green is a computer class or lab.
Mobile Labs and Tech Talk
These are casual opportunities to sit down with our Technology Trainer to ask questions and get help. Check listing for times and locations.
Use our Online Resources
Below are online resources specifically geared toward learning technology.
Quick Reference Cards
Select an option below to view or download a convenient reference card in PDF format
Technology Classes on Youtube
Our Technology Trainer, Beth Gaff, has recorded many of her technology classes, which are available on YouTube under the channel Instructor: Beth Gaff and using the links below.
Free Software & Apps
General Computer Skills
- Basic Computers
- Basic Internet
- Buying Technology
- Chromebooks vs. Windows 10
- Digital Photography
- Downloading and Uploading Pictures
- Internet Safety
- Mastering Basic Computer Skills
- Mastering Facebook
- Mastering the Web for Personal Use
- Online Banking, Taxes & Credit Cards
- Raising Digital Families
- Searching Effectively Online
- Simple Things Computer Users Should Know
- Skills to Help You Get the Job
- Social Media Basics
- Understanding and Using Dropbox
- Using Your Keyboard and Mouse
- Windows 8
- Windows 10
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Office 2013
Tablets and Smartphones
1:1 Tech Help
Not only can you get 1:1 assistance, you can schedule it at your convenience. Click here for more information.