Here are our latest tech training appointments you can schedule with Digital Media Specialist Austin Olney.
Tech Help (Advanced)
For patrons who need one-on-one advanced tech help, in person.
If you have a technical issue with a particular computer device, whether it is a laptop, smartphone or tablet, there is a service at the library to help. Patrons are now able to book one-on-one help, in person, with Digital Media Specialist Austin Olney. Get help troubleshooting various hardware and software issues, such as not being able to sign in to a website or transferring photos from one device to the other. While not an introductory course for a particular digital technology, we hope to help many hurdle those pesky technical obstacles we all inevitably face. Sign up here.
Virtual Reality (VR) Experience
For patrons interested in Virtual Reality, in person.
There is a lot of hype surrounding Virtual Reality, from the Metaverse to physical therapy. Patrons of the White Plains Public Library are now able to sign up for an individual session, in person, and see for themselves what it’s all about using the library's Oculus or HTC headset(s). Book an appointment with Digital Media Specialist Austin Olney today. All equipment provided and beginners are welcome! Participants will be required to sign a waiver prior to using the equipment.
Youth Tech Tutoring
For youth interested in learning digital skills, in person.
There are so many ways for children and teens to express creativity using digital technology these days, but it can sometimes be hard to know where to start. Fortunately, the library is now offering one-on-one help, in person, to youth in grades 4-12. All are able to book an appointment with Digital Media Specialist Austin Olney here and select one of the following fields: 3D Modeling, 2D Graphic Design, Animation, App Design, Coding, Game Design, Music Creation, Video Editing, or Web Design. All equipment provided, beginners are welcome!