Yes, library staff should receive training from an amateur astronomer on how to handle, operate and care for the Library Telescope. This training is best done in person but there are many videos available to view.

Yes, library patrons can receive training from an amateur astronomer on how to handle, operate and care for the Library Telescope. This training is best done in person but there are videos available to view.

See www.LibraryTelescope.org and the Library Telescope YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/channel/UCBmzBNetHg4B3pzcRJNsN9g

Yes, generally there is a compact, easy to use manual provided with the Library Telescope that explains how to use it and what can be viewed with it. It is laminated to protect it from the inevitable dew and frost of the night.