Digital Literacy Series

Seymour Library is offering a series of workshops to help you can gain skills needed to effectively explore the Internet. Workshops will cover the basics of mobile devices, video conferencing, cybersecurity, and resume development.

Individuals interested in participating in the program need to call the library at 315-252-2571 to register. Pick and choose which classes you would like to attend.

Upcoming Workshops

Computer Basics: Windows 10
September 29 at 6 pm

Learn the basics of using Windows 10, followed by a self-paced lesson on keyboard and mouse operations. Computers will be provided.

Tablet Basics: Mobile Device Basics (iOS – Apple)
October 27 at 6 pm

Internet Basics: Video Conferencing Basics (Zoom)
November 17 at 6 pm

Cybersecurity Basics
January 19 at 6 pm

Resume Basics
February 9 at 6 pm

Seymour Library is among over 160 public libraries nationwide awarded funding by the Public Library Association (PLA) to conduct digital literacy workshops using resources. The PLA Digital Literacy Workshop Incentive, supported by AT&T, provides support to libraries of all sizes to conduct digital literacy training in their communities and help close the digital divide.

PLA’s free training site,, helps community members build skills and confidence using technology. Seymour Library will help community members utilize these resources in a series of upcoming workshops focused on the basics of mobile devices, video conferencing, cybersecurity, and resume development. 


Seymour Library will offer two hands-on learning sessions for Computers will be available for participants to explore resources offered through during these self-paced learning sessions on:

Tuesday, December 13 

10 am to 12 pm and 2 to 4 pm

Thursday, December 14

10 am to 12 pm and 2 to 4 pm

Computer assistance will be available. No registration is required. 

The Public Library Association’s site, is an online hub for digital literacy support and training. The site launched in June 2013 and builds upon and fosters the work of libraries and community organizations as they work to increase digital literacy across the nation.

Equipment for the workshops was funded by the PLA Digital Literacy Workshop Incentive and IMLS American Rescue Plan.

About the Public Library Association

The Public Library Association (PLA) is the largest association dedicated to supporting the unique and evolving needs of public library professionals. Founded in 1944, PLA serves nearly 9,000 members in public libraries large and small in communities across the United States and Canada, with a growing presence around the world. PLA strives to help its members shape the essential institution of public libraries by serving as an indispensable ally for public library leaders. For more information about PLA, contact the PLA office at 1 (800) 545-2433, ext. 5PLA, or 

About Philanthropy & Social Innovation at AT&T 

We’re committed to advancing education, creating opportunities, strengthening communities. And improving lives. As part of our companywide $2 billion commitment from 2021–2023 to address the digital divide, we launched AT&T Connected Learning to invest in connectivity and technology, digital literacy, and education solutions. We aim to help today’s learners succeed inside and outside of the classroom. Since 2008, we’ve committed more than $600 million to programs that help millions of students across all 50 states and around the world, particularly those in underserved communities.