Computer Tutors

Computer Services are unavailable due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Our branches are currently only open for sidewalk pickup service.

Trained computer tutors are available to help library users with basic tasks (such as setting up an e-mail account) at the following times and locations during their daily hour on the computer. 

Computer Tutor Schedule

Main Library

125 14th Street, (510) 238-3178

  • Mondays, 2pm-6pm
  • Tuesdays 10am-2pm & 2-6pm
  • Wednesdays 10am-4pm & 6-8pm
  • Thursdays 10am-12pm & 4-6pm
  • Fridays 1:30pm-5:30pm
  • Saturdays 10am-2pm & 3-5pm
  • Sundays 10am-12pm & 1-3pm

Schedules are subject to change, so please call ahead to confirm.

Branch Locations

If you want to get help from a tutor, come to library during the times listed below. At branch libraries, where computers are limited, you should use your library card to sign-up in advance for a computer during the tutor's scheduled availability. You can reserve a computer in person, online, or by phone.

Please call ahead to make sure there hasn't been an unexpected schedule change.

Elmhurst Branch, 1427 88th Avenue, (510) 615-5727
*Please call ahead*

  • Wednesdays 2-4pm

Schedules are subject to change. Please call ahead to confirm.

Lakeview Branch, 550 El Embarcadero, (510) 238-7344

  • Thursdays 3:30-5pm (beginning March 2020 - start date TBD)

Schedules are subject to change. Please call ahead to confirm. 

West Oakland Branch, 1801 Adeline St., (510) 238-7352

  • Tuesdays 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
  • Thursday 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm