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Free Tech Help

The Southwest Harbor Public Library offers free tech help three days a week. Please note, hardware and maintenance issues on private computers are beyond the scope of this assistance. Appointments are recommended for a half hour session, or drop in with the chance that you may have to wait until our volunteer is available.

Call (207) 244-7065 for inquiries or to make an appointment.


Mondays, 2:00 – 4:00 (half hour appointments)

General Tech Help is one-on-one help for basic computer tasks such as setting up an email account, transferring photos, completing online forms, attaching photos to emails, scanning documents, creating and using documents in Word, Excel, Access, Google Drive, etc. Laptop users are encouraged to bring their own computer.


Thursdays, 1:30 – 2:30 (half hour appointments)

Individual Apple Tech Help is offered for Apple laptops and devices.


Saturdays, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
(half hour appointments)

General Tech Help is one-on-one help for basic computer tasks such as setting up an email account, transferring photos, completing online forms, attaching photos to emails, scanning documents, creating and using documents in Word, Excel, Access, Google Drive, etc. Laptop users are encouraged to bring their own computer.


Call the Library for information about scheduling, (207) 244-7065. To check on session cancellations, visit the Southwest Harbor Public Library online calendar http://www.swhplibrary.org/calendar.php.