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Computer Tutor Outreach

Posted By Ellen Goodman, Director, Andrew Bayne Memorial Library, 412-766-7447, goodmane@einetwork.net , Wednesday, December 5, 2018

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Once a month, a librarian visits Metowers Senior Living facility to help residents use the Internet, Microsoft Office and their personal devices. Meetings are scheduled one-on-one in 15-minute increments. Residents often return month after month, building upon their information literacy skill set. There is no cost to attend.  

Tags:  Basic Literacy  Civic and Social Literacy  Computer Basics  Information Literacy 

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Getting to Know Your Computer

Posted By Diane Illis, Director, Northern Tier Library, 724-449-2665, illisd@einetwork.net , Monday, October 22, 2018

 

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Do you feel baffled by technology that everyone else seems to understand? Join us at the Northern Tier Library on Thursday, November 15, 2:00-3:30 PM, for some basic computer training that will get you up to speed in no time.
In this introductory class, you will learn:
How to configure and customize your Windows desktop
How to set security options and keep your computer running efficiently
How to create basic Word documents
How to create a monthly budget in Microsoft Excel
Advance registration is required. If possible, please bring your own laptop to the class as the library owns a limited number of laptops. 

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