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In our libraries you can also log on to our Wi-Fi network and enjoy the benefits of activeIT on your own device, phone, laptop or tablet. If you arrive late, time is deducted from your session and if you arrive 10 minutes late your session is cancelled. Screen magnification and screen reading software are available on all computers. Free access to internet and computers in our libraries.

Computing to store files and use web applications online. A full list of services can be found on our A–Z listings page. Find out how much credit you have available in your print account. Printing costs 20 pence per A4 sheet for black and white copies and 50 pence per A4 sheet for colour copies. Customer Reviews, including Product Star Ratings, help customers to learn more about the product and decide whether it is the right product for them. Kindle eBook is available now and can be read on any device with the free Kindle app.

Services

At quieter times, a computer may be available to use without booking. However, we do recommend booking a computer session in advance. If you’re under 16, you’ll need permission from a indiancultureonline.com parent or guardian to use our computers. You can pick up a parental permission form from any library. Please see Hublet’s Privacy Policy for further information on data and privacy.

  • You may be doing this alone, with a member of staff, or with another volunteer.
  • Go to our library computers page for full information and to book a computer.
  • Some of our libraries offer free one-to-one help sessions and regular free sessions for beginners with our computer buddies.

You can access it from most devices including Android and Apple, Windows laptops and Windows phones. Unfortunately, WiFi printing is not available from non-smart phones. Anything saved on our public computers is automatically deleted once you sign out. So make sure you save your work to a USB flash drive or online storage. To do this, you’ll need your library card number and PIN. Some of our libraries have IT Buddy volunteers who can help you learn how to use a computer and the internet.

Internet access and wifi

All public computers in Gateshead have Deep Freeze and antivirus software installed. Deep Freeze will restore the computer to a “clean state” whenever it’s restarted. If a virus alert pops up, or you are in doubt about what a previous user has done, restart the computer before your session and all of their activity will be wiped.

Hublet tablets

If you are not a member of the library, staff will be happy to make you a member or you can complete our day visitor form. Please note that there is a £1.00 per hour charge for non-library members. You can book to use one of our computers by contacting the library.

By jimmy