Delaware Libraries

Chromebooks & Wi-Fi

Chromebooks (computers) & Wi-Fi Hotspots provide patrons access to the internet for job searching, telehealth appointments, and more! And, you can borrow one or both from your Delaware Public Library for FREE!

  • Chromebooks are a new type of laptop computer. They run Chrome operating system with the best of Google built-in and multiple layers of security.
  • “MiFi” is a wireless router that acts as a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot allowing your devices to connect to the internet.

 



In need of a Chromebook or WiFi hotspot? At Delaware Libraries you can borrow technology! Each device comes with a case and chargers that can be borrowed for one week.Plus, there are no late fees – check one out today!
  1. Download the Delaware Libraries Mobile app!
  2. Login to your Account with your DE Library Card Number, then enter “Chromebook” or “WiFi Hotspot” in the search bar.
  3. Visit your public library in person to check out a device.

If you do not have a Library Card : Sign up today!


Need a private, soundproof space to have a job interview, to talk to a therapist, and more? Delaware Libraries offers wheel-chair accessible spaces that fit 2-3 people, and include high-speed internet, iPads, and hand sanitizer stations. With the tablets, you can Zoom, Skype, and use other video-conferencing software for telehealth, legal support, and employment assistance. RESERVE a time at a “social service kiosk” at one of three Delaware Libraries, Milford Public Library, Laurel Public Library or Seaford District Library.

Reserve a Kiosk Today!

Options:

  1. Book an appointment to use a kiosk
  2. Call your local library, ask for a “kiosk navigator” and book your appointment.
  3. Visit your local library, ask for a “kiosk navigator”, and book your appointment.
    • Laurel: 101 E 4th St, Laurel, DE 19956
    • Milford: 11 S E Front St, Milford, DE 19963
    • Seaford: 600 N. Market Street Extended, Seaford, DE 19973

Note: You are not guaranteed a same day appointment this way. At this time the kiosk service is only available at these three locations. We apologize for the inconvenience.

If you would like your public library to offer the kiosk service, let us know!

Contact Ask a Librarian:
answers.delawarelibraries.org
Text: (302) 613-7477
Call: (302) 613-7477

Substance Abuse Help: helpisherede.com

If you are having a psychiatric or substance abuse crisis and need assistance, please contact Mobile Crisis Intervention Services (MCIS):

  • Northern Delaware Hotline, call: 800-652-2929
  • Southern Delaware Hotline, call: 800-345-6785

Telebehavioral health (or online therapy) –

  • Reserve space at a private, soundproof kiosk at Milford, Laurel or Seaford Public Libraries

If you have insurance, or can pay out of pocket – Resources to find a therapist:

  1. Amwell
  2. BetterHelp
  3. MDLive

OR

Schedule a FREE appointment to talk to a social worker today!

If you do not have insurance:

Help in getting Medicaid in Delaware

Reserve Kiosk Options:

  1. Book an appointment to use a kiosk
  2. Call your local library, ask for a “kiosk navigator” and book your appointment.
  3. Visit your local library, ask for a “kiosk navigator”, and book your appointment.
    • Seaford: 600 N. Market Street Extended, Seaford, DE 19973
    • Milford: 11 S E Front St, Milford, DE 19963
    • Laurel: 101 E 4th St, Laurel, DE 19956


General Resources

Community Resources:

Behavioral Health Substance Use Disorder: contact your local VA and ask about behavioral health/ substance abuse support.

Certificate Programs


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