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Computers

The Shasta Public Libraries is dedicated to providing information and lifelong learning which includes access to computers, free computer classes, and our eLibrary with many online resources and databases, as well as free Wi-Fi.

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Computer Classes

Computer Classes are available, free to the public, covering such areas as beginning computers, email, the internet, Word, and Excel. Sign up for a class today by clicking on the class in the box to the right. Or come by or call the Redding Library Reference Desk at 530-245-7252. There are no computer classes in August or December.
View the Computer Class Schedule pdf

Wireless Internet Access

The Shasta Public Libraries have wireless internet access available at no charge to anyone with Wi-Fi enabled laptops and wireless devices. Wi-Fi is available at all three branches.
Wi-Fi users must configure their own equipment.

Public Access Computers

Shasta Public Libraries offers free public access computers at all three locations. All of our public computers are available for research or leisure, and our children's public computers are loaded with several fun and educational games.

For more information about reservation and usage policy:

Genealogy Computers

The Redding Library offers two computers dedicated to genealogy research. These computers are available anytime the Redding Library is open. Volunteers from the Shasta Genealogical Society are available every Tuesday from 10am-12pm, Wednesday from 1pm-3pm, and Saturday from 1pm-3pm to offer trained help in genealogical research. For more information about reservation and usage policy, ask one of the staff members in the Redding Library.

Computer Center

The Redding Library offers a full featured computer and technology instructional center. The Computer Center has twenty student PCs with CD rewritable drives, Windows 8.1 and installed software for learning and instructional purposes. The Computer Center also has an instructor's computer that is connected to an overhead projector and built in speakers throughout the room.

ADA

The Redding Library provides utilities and services for the disabled including: the Sorenson VP200 video phone, and an ADA software and hardware enabled computer. Find out more.

Computer Classes

Click on the class you would like to sign up for.
Redding Library
Computer Center
Tue, Nov 21, 2:00PM - 3:45PM
Welcome to the World Wide Web (www). Learn internet jargon and how to ... more
Welcome to the World Wide Web (www). Learn internet jargon and how to perform basic searches using a search engine or a known address. No computer experience is required, but comfort with mouse and keyboard, or Beginning Computers is suggested.
Limited availability. Register online or call 530-245-7252.
Check out our schedule of FREE Computer Classes.

Redding Library
Computer Center
Thu, Nov 30, 2:00PM - 3:45PM
Basic cell phone use and features. Must bring your own cell phone.
Limited... more
Basic cell phone use and features. Must bring your own cell phone.
Limited availability. Register online or call 530-245-7252.
Check out our schedule of FREE Computer Classes.