Photo of two people working on a tablet from Getty ImagesWhether you received a new gadget for the holidays or want to get going on your New Year’s resolution to improve your computer skills, the KFL librarians are ready to help you!

In January, we will be offering even more Book a Librarian appointments–sit down with a professional librarian to work one-on-one on personal technology training or your research questions.
Stop in or call for an hour-long appointment on Monday through Thursday between 1 – 3 pm and 5:30 – 7:30 pm.

What We Can Help You With:*

  • Setting up an email account
  • Research beyond simple Google searches
  • Using databases and online research tools, including finding articles and        genealogy
  • Using your mobile device to access our digital library services including Freegal, Zinio, Axis360, or the Ohio Digital Library
  • Using the library’s website or catalog
  • Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel, Publisher, and PowerPoint
  • Setting up an account on Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, or other social        networking sites
  • File management
  • Creating a resume or searching online job listing sites

When Appointments Are Available:

In January, we are offering additional appointments.  Feel free to come in and learn how to use that new device you got for the holidays to download free ebooks, digital audiobooks, music, videos, and magazines!

Appointments are available in January on Monday through Thursday at 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 5:30 pm, and 6:30 pm.
How Long are Appointments:
Each appointment may last up to one hour. Additional appointments may be requested with a maximum of two per month per patron.
How to Make an Appointment:
Stop by the Information Desk or call us at 330.673.4414 starting the Monday of the week before. Appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance. We will ask you to briefly explain what you would like assistance with.
Who Will Assist You:
We will consider your appointment request and determine the best librarian to work with you based on expertise and availability.  Specific librarians may not be requested.Where You Will Meet Your Librarian:Meet the librarian at the 2nd floor Information Desk by the Computer Lab.

Cancelling Appointments:

Please call as soon as possible to cancel an appointment you cannot make. Repeated cancellations and/or no-shows may result in future appointments being denied.

Appointments may be cancelled if the registrant is more than 15 minutes late.

*What We Cannot Help With:

  • Applications or forms involving personal information, such as your social security number
  • Medical, legal, or investment advice
  • Making online purchases or paying bills
  • Filing out tax forms
  • Troubleshooting or maintenance help with your personal computer or other device
  • Typing or editing documents