Public Computers & Internet
Lake County Local Assistance Center (LAC):Click here to visit the virtual Lake County LAC for up-to-date information on fire conditions and available resources.
Popular internet links:Google -- Gmail --
Yahoo -- Yahoo Mail --
Hotmail -- Facebook
Internet Broadband Survey
Are you frustrated by your internet?
Do something about it!
Expanding broadband services in rural areas is difficult. Help the CPUC collect information to create an accurate map of broadband coverage. This improved accurary will help get grant funds to areas of greatest need.
There are three ways to take the survey:
- Mail in a paper survey. Pick up a copy of the survey at your local library and simply complete, sign and mail.
- Take the online survey. Go to www.broadbandmap.ca.gov/map and select the house icon on the top right. Enter your address and press Send Feedback to access the survey.
- Download the Speed Test app. Android: Download the CalSPEED app form the play store. iPhone: Download the FCC Speed Test from the app store.
Thank you for taking action!
Free computer tutorials
Learn basic computer skills at these websitesBBC Absolute Beginners Guide to Using your Computer
Free Beginners' Computer Tutorials
Goodwill Community Foundation's LearnFree
Senior's Guide to Computers
Mousing Around tutorial
Google Search Tips
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Online Fax Providers
Send your fax over the internet with any of these providers:
- Faxzero.com. Free for two faxes per day and for faxes of three pages or less. Cannot receive faxes.
- Gotfreefax.com. Free for two faxes per day and for faxes of three pages or less. Cannot receive faxes.
- HelloFax.com. Signing up for the free plan gives you 5 free pages. A subscription also allows you to receive faxes in the form of .PDFs.
- eFaX.com. Monthly or yearly subscription service. Unlimited fax sending and 130 pages can be received.
Lake County LibraryVisit the library website
Internet AccessThe Lake County Library provides internet access on the public computers in Lakeport Library, Redbud Library in Clearlake, Middletown Library and Upper Lake Library.
Access is free and printing is 10 cents per page and only in black and white.
Contact each library for information on session time limits and signups.