Tech Help Desk

Barrington Public Library offers tech help to the community through monthly computer classes and a weekly Tech Help Desk.

Tech Help Desk is open Tuesdays from 2 to 3:30 pm and Wednesdays from 2 to 3 pm by appointment. It is staffed by Digital Services Librarian Ben Hanley.


  • eBooks, eAudiobooks, & streaming video through eZone
  • eReaders, smartphones & tablet devices
  • Windows OS & Mac OS
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Searching the internet
  • Resizing or printing pictures
  • Email
  • Uploading a resume
  • Social Media websites & apps

Book your 30-minute session at up to one month in advance, or contact 401-247-1920 x2.

Please note: We do not troubleshoot or fix malfunctioning devices,  take apart or replace physical parts on a device, handle viruses or virus software, download and/or install hardware, or participate in credit card transactions.