Computer Help

This is a comprehensive list of all New Orleans Public Library computer assistance services.

Algiers Regional Library

One-on-One Computer Tutoring
Every Tuesday at 11am
Drop-in assistance with many different tasks such as: job applications, resumes, accessing websites such as Louisiana Workforce Commission and Louisiana Cafe, creating an email address, printing documents, creating basic flyers, etc. Contact Sam at 504-596-2641 to discuss your computer training needs and to schedule an appointment.

Digital Life: How to Use Free Databases @ Your Library
Every 1st Friday of the month from August to November from 10am - 11:30am
Learn about free databases offered by NOPL. Please make sure to bring your library card and email login information. Space is limited. Call 504-596-2641 to reserve your spot. Reservations are required.

Digital Life: Discoveries
Every 3rd Friday of the month from August to November from 10am - 11:30am
Learn how to use different sites and software applications. Please make sure to bring your library card and email login information. Space is limited. Call 504-596-2641 to reserve your spot. Reservations are required.

Alvar Library

One-on-One Computer Tutoring
Every Thursday from 11am - 1pm
Drop-in assistance with many different tasks such as: job applications, resumes, accessing websites such as Louisiana Workforce Commission and Louisiana Cafe, creating an email address, printing documents, creating basic flyers, etc. No appointment necessary.

East New Orleans Regional Library

YES! Computer Assistance Services
Walk-in computer assistance is every Monday - Thursday from 10am - 3pm
High school diploma classes are every Monday & Wednesday by reservation from 4pm - 6:30pm
Computer basics; email accounts; My Hire (LA Works), SNAP, and general benefits application assistance; resume preparation, online job applications, locating social services information (e.g housing, meals, etc.), and referrals to specialized employment programs in the New Orleans area. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-3842 or visit their website. Reservations are required for high school diploma classes.

Hubbell Library

One-on-One Computer Tutoring
By appointment daily during library hours
Contact Chris at 504-596-3113 to discuss your computer training needs and to schedule an appointment. Reservations are required.

Main Library

Computer Class
Every Monday and Thursday at 10am
Not sure how to turn on a computer? Afraid to use the mouse? Baffled by all the technological terms? Ready to explore the Internet? Got the basics but want to learn more? Classes are appropriate for beginners and intermediate computer users.

Book-a-Librarian
By appointment daily during library hours
1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2585. Reservations are required.

YES! Computer Assistance Services
Walk-in computer assistance is every Monday - Wednesday from 10am - 4pm
High school diploma classes are every Monday - Thursday by reservation from 10am - 4pm
Computer basics; email accounts; My Hire (LA Works), SNAP, and general benefits application assistance; resume preparation, online job applications, locating social services information (e.g housing, meals, etc.), and referrals to specialized employment programs in the New Orleans area. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-3842 or visit their website. Reservations are required for high school diploma classes.

Martin Luther King Library

Computer Class
Every Wednesday at 12pm
Not sure how to turn on a computer? Afraid to use the mouse? Baffled by all the technological terms? Ready to explore the Internet? Got the basics but want to learn more? Classes are appropriate for beginners and intermediate computer users.

One-on-One Computer Tutoring
By appointment daily during library hours
Contact Mary at 504-596-2697 to discuss your computer training needs and to schedule an appointment. Reservations are required.

Mid-City Library

Book-a-Librarian
By appointment daily during library hours
1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2654. Reservations are required.

Nix Library

Book-a-Librarian
By appointment daily during library hours
1-on-1 assistance with Internet use, general computer skills, online web searching, software use, and accessing resources available through the library using various electronic devices. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2630. Reservations are required.

Norman Mayer Regional Library

One-on-One Open Tech Q&A
Every Monday and Tuesday from 10am - 12pm
We're here to answer your tech questions. No appointment necessary.

Smith Library

One-on-One Basic Computer Training by Topic
By appointment daily during library hours
Robert E. Smith Branch Library is offering one-on-one basic computer literacy training by appointment. Appointments should be made at least 24 hours prior to the lesson. All training will be done on library-provided computers. Please choose from the following:
• Downloading eBooks with 3M Cloud/OverDrive
• Managing Your Library Account Online
• Creating a Gmail Account
• Viewing Popular Magazines on Flipster
• Getting Started with Microsoft Word 2010
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 504-596-2638. Reservations are required.

E-Book Help Hour
Every Wednesday from 10am - 11am
Did you know that your library card gives you access to hundreds of e-books and audiobooks for free? Visit during our E-Book Help Hour to get started downloading e-books and learn about the many electronic resources available to you! Bring your laptop, smart phone, tablet, or e-reader with you, along with a valid library card.