The Library will close at 1PM on Friday, March 1 for staff training. We apologize for any inconvenience. 

South Windsor Public Library

Research and Technology Help

Patrons can arrange to meet with SWPL's professional library staff for assistance with research, reader's advisory, technology troubleshooting, technology training, and more. Sessions are available on the basis of staff availability and last for one hour unless other arrangements have been made.

Use the Book a Librarian service to:

  • Decide what to read next.
  • Learn how to use eBooks and eAudiobooks.
  • Become more proficient on a phone, tablet, laptop, or other device.
  • Get better at searching the library's catalog.
  • Discover online resources from SWPL and the CT State Library.

or reserve time to take one of the one-on-one courses offered by our staff:

  • So, You Want to Start a Book club: Book Club 101.
  • Make the Most of Your Email Account.
  • Cloud Computing: What is it and How Can it Help Me?.
  • Get Started with Social Media.
  • Save Your Photos, Videos, and Recordings: How to use SWPL's Digitization Equipment.

Instructional Videos

This playlist gives users a brief overview of the content and tools available to SWPL users. If you have a request for a new instructional video, please let us know