Computer Classes

Job Sites on the Internet

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, June 20, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

This class covers interviewing skills, résumés, cover letter tips and online job websites. Bring your résumé on a flash drive (or email it to yourself as an attachment) and you will be able to post it to a job site. You should already know: Basic PC Skills and Basic Internet.

Tech Topic -- Geocaching on the Computer

Location: Main Library
Date: Friday, June 17, 2011 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Geocaching is a sport in which participants find hidden "treasures" using a handheld GPS. Come find out what role computers have!

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. Class will be held in the second floor Events Room.

NoveList Plus

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

Learn how to find your next book, research an author, or find your place in a series with this great tool for all kinds of fiction and nonfiction books for all ages. You should have basic Internet experience.

Learning Express

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

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.

Basic PC Skills 2

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

For those just starting to use computers. You should already know: Basic PC Skills 1.

Surfing the Web

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

The sky is not the limit! Learn how to navigate the Internet. You should already have: Basic Internet.

Health Sites for Seniors

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm

This class explores websites dedicated to senior health, drug interaction sites, and more. You should already know: Basic PC Skills and Basic Internet.

Intermediate Excel

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 9:30am - 12:00pm

Take your knowledge of Microsoft Excel 2003 to the next level! Learn how to create lists and filters and work with pivot tables. You should already know: Basic Excel.

Keyboarding 1

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, June 13, 2011 - 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Letter Chase Typing Tutor introduces you to basic keyboarding skills. You should already know: Basic PC Skills.

Tech Topic -- Smartphones

Location: Main Library
Date: Friday, June 10, 2011 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

This week's discussion will center on smartphones: What are they? What are the pros and cons? What are superphones? How are they different from tablets or ereaders?

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. Class will be held in the second floor Events Room.

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