*The South Mobile is currently not in service. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.  

Computers & Learning

Please Note - the Dick Institute's Digital Space will be closed until 5pm on the following dates: Thursday 16th May It will also be closed for the full day on: Friday 17th May We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

We have computers in all of our libraries giving you access to the internet, email and Microsoft Office applications. As a library member you can book a session at any time using your library card by contacting your local library or via the link. No address? No problem, you can still borrow books and use our public access PCs – just ask staff for details.

Book a PC Here 

Assistive Learning

We offer a range of assistive technologies to help those with impaired vision, dyslexia, learning difficulties and motor impairment to use library computers. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

The equipment and software we have includes

JAWS for Windows - for use with MS Office software, email & internet
Screen adapting software - JAWS
Screen reading software - JAWS and TextHELP!
Scanning and text-to-speech software
Reading and numeracy software - TextHELP! 
Keyboards with large keys and high visibility keyboard stickers
Mouse alternatives - Kingston large format trackball and ergonomic joystick mice

We also offer training in JAWS.

Life-long Learning

There are a variety of flexible learning options available at East Ayrshire Libraries and materials can be borrowed free of charge. These materials are available as workbooks and can be easily searched using the Advanced Search option on the library catalogue and carrying out a Flexible Learning Search.

 Theory Test Pro - accessible online