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Alabama Virtual Library

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Tuesday, August 16, 2011 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
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A description of each AVL resource and how to use it. You should already know: Basic Internet Read more about Alabama Virtual Library

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Excel 2

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Monday, August 15, 2011 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
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Advanced topics working with spreadsheets. We are transitioning between Office 2003 and 2010, so call the night before class to find out which version we are teaching.You should already know: Excel 1. Read more about Excel 2

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Keyboarding for Beginners

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Monday, August 15, 2011 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
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Letter Chase Typing Tutor introduces you to basic keyboarding skills. You should already know: Basic PC Skills. Read more about Keyboarding for Beginners

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Tech Topic -- LibraryThing

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Friday, August 12, 2011 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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If you yearn to organize all those books at home and find out what everyone else is reading, you'll learn more about a free service that allows you to do all that and more: LibraryThing (which is actually used by a lot of librarians at home).

Tech Topics are a regular series of discussions about computing topics. There will be no hands-on work, but you should have basic Internet experience. IMPORTANT CHANGE: Class will be held in Meeting Room C on the second floor. Read more about Tech Topic -- LibraryThing

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Tech Topic -- iTunes

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Friday, August 5, 2011 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
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If you've ever wondered exactly what all the fuss is about iTunes and what you can do with it, join us for a discussion about this extremely popular music-and-more downloading utility.

Tech Topics are a regular series of discussions about computing topics. There will be no hands-on work, but you should have basic Internet experience. IMPORTANT CHANGE: Class will be held in Meeting Room C on the second floor. Read more about Tech Topic -- iTunes

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Learning Express

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Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 1:30pm to 4:00pm
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This database sponsored by the Alabama Public Library Service has more than 300 interactive online practice tests for school and career goals. You should already have basic Internet experience. Read more about Learning Express

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Basic PC Skills 1

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Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
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For those just starting to use computers. No prior knowledge needed. Read more about Basic PC Skills 1

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Online Job Application Skills

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Wednesday, August 10, 2011 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
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A class to help those who must apply for jobs online to learn more about what is required and how to apply. Participants will receive a sample job application with information that may be required, and once they've gathered it, they can sign up for personalized assistance from a librarian to complete an actual job application online. Keyboarding, Internet, and PC skills are helpful for the personalized lab portion of the class. Read more about Online Job Application Skills

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Word 1

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Tuesday, August 9, 2011 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
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Basic Microsoft Word skills. We are transitioning between Office 2003 and 2010, so call the night before class to find out which version we are teaching. You should already know: Basic PC Skills. Read more about Word 1

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Excel 1

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Monday, August 8, 2011 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
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Working with spreadsheets. We are transitioning between Office 2003 and 2010, so call the night before class to find out which version we are teaching.You should already know: Basic PC Skills. Read more about Excel 1

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