Computer Classes

E-Team Sessions

Feeling lost in the growing world of online resources and electronics?   Sign up for one-on-one technology instruction.  Beginner instruction is offered on Microsoft Word, email, Internet usage, resumes, and eMedia.  To sign up for one-on-one 30-minute sessions from the E-Team (24 hours’ notice required), please contact your local library for more information.

Topics covered by the E-Team:

INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER USE AND THE INTERNET
New to computers and the Internet?  Let us help.  This session will help you learn the basics, such as turning a computer on and off, using a mouse and keyboard, and how to navigate in the World Wide Web.

INTRODUCTION TO EMAIL
Snail mail too slow for you?  In this session we can help you set up an email account, send messages and photos to friends and family, and manage the people on your contact list so you can always keep in touch with them.

INTRODUCTION TO eMEDIA AND eBOOKS
Just got a Nook or Kindle but don’t have anything on it?  In this session, we can help you learn about the different formats of eBooks and eAudiobooks and show you how to search for the latest James Patterson novel, download it, and transfer it onto your device.

INTRODUCTION TO WRITING RESUMES
If you need help creating or editing a resume, this is the training for you.  We’ll show you what programs are available to use, the most professional formats, and what information you should include.

INTRODUCTION TO MICROSOFT WORD
This class will help you learn how to use document creation software so you can create your own resume, letter, or that prize-winning novel you’ve been meaning to start.  Participants will learn basic word processing functions, including opening and saving files, cutting and pasting and more.

DEVICE WORKSHOPS
Have a device and want to learn how to use it? Come to one of the many trainings designed to show you how to use your smartphone, Kindle, Mac, or Nook. Workshops include general introduction to the Library’s FREE eBook resources, demonstration of the downloading process, instruction on connecting to wireless networks, and an interactive question and answer period. Don’t forget your device!