All of the Library's Computer Training occurs in the Job Assistance Computer Center on the Main Floor.
View the April Computer Lab Calendar.
Please view our event calendar for class schedules & information.
(Computer Classes will be marked with a purple box in the "Event Type" field).
The Library offers FREE computer classes to Plainfield Public Library cardholders in good standing who are 18 years of age or older. All others are required to pay a per-class fee of $10.00. You may register for classes in-person at the Reference Desk in the Library, by phone at 908-757-1111 x112, or online.
*** All classes require the user to be able to read, write, and speak English ***
The following classes have previously been offered by the Plainfield Public Library. Check the Library's Event Calendar for future dates
Online Computer Training
The Library offers FREE online computer training via our Lynda.com and LearningExpress databases.
|LearningExpress Library is an interactive online learning platform featuring over 770 practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks related to job search and workplace skills improvement, career certification and licensing exam preparation, college entrance and graduate school admissions exam preparation, GED exam preparation, and basic skills improvement in reading, writing, and math, for all ages.
Lynda is an online educational site that includes over 3,000 courses (and over 130,000 videos) in popular fields like web design, web development, IT, education/instruction, media production, and business (including Microsoft Office and Windows).Patrons will need their library card number and PIN code for access.
Digital Design Studio
The Digital Design Studio is a Makerspace project funded in part by a grant from LibraryLinkNJ and the New Jersey State Library. The studio equipment consists of a Wacom Cintiq 24HD Creative Pen Display and a HP DesignJet T2500PS 36" scanner/printer. Software packages include Corel Draw, Painter, Cad 2014, Photo Video Suite, and Motion Studio 3D.
Art Students & Instructors, Professional and Emerging Fine Artists, Design Artists, Draftsmen, and Crafts Artists are welcome to attend open lab hours, schedule individual appointments, and attend classes. For more information please view the Program Flyer or contact the Reference Desk at 908-757-1111 x112.