Free computers and wifi
South Taranaki District Libraries provides free computing and Internet access via the Aotearoa People’s Network Kaharoa(APNK).
APNK desktop PCs are available for customer use and are installed with a range of software; Microsoft Word, Open Office, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Skype, Adobe Acrobat reader and other programs. Each APNK PC has a DVD and CD drive, USB ports, memory card slots, a webcam and headset.
Free wifiaccess is also available during library opening hours at all branches
Eltham - 4 PCs and wifi
Hawera - 6 PCs and wifi
Kaponga - 2 PCs and wifi
Opunake- 6 PCs and wifi
Manaia – 2 PCs and wifi
Patea – 6 PCs and wifi
Waverley 3 PCs and wifi
Use of the computers is on a first come, first served basis. At busy times a limit is placed on session times.
Black and white, A4 printing is available from PCs and wifi at a cost of 40c per page.
When you are using library computers you should not:
- attempt to violate our computer system security
- do anything illegal, infringe copyright or view offensive material.
- disturb other people’s use of the library
Aotearoa Peoples Network Kaharoa reserves the right to prevent access to objectionable material.