Thursday, August 22, 2013

WPL Main Library Free Computer Classes, Fall 2013



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Computer Basics (4 Sessions)
Fridays, 9:30-10:30 a.m. 3rd Floor, Computer Lab
Audience: For anyone who has no computer skills. Familiarize yourself with the computer. Gain mouse and keyboarding skills. Learn how to use the Internet. Register at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk or call us at 508-799-1655 x3.

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Internet for Beginners (4 Sessions)
Fridays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. 3rd Floor, Computer Lab
Audience: For people who have taken the Computer Basics class or have basic computer skills.
 

Instruction on how to surf the Internet effectively, use Google, and access your library account online. Also, view recommended websites, learn to navigate online databases, and retrieve full-text documents. Register at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk or call us at 508-799-1655 x3.

——————–——–————  Level 2  ——————————–———

Microsoft Word for Beginners (4 Sessions)
Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m. 3rd Floor, Computer Lab
Audience: Students, Adult Learners

Learn how to create and edit documents, format text, proofread, upload documents to email, and add tables and graphics.
Pre-requisite: You must have an established email account or should have taken both the level 1 classes. Register at the 2nd Floor Reference Desk or call us at 508-799-1655 x3.

—————–——–————–— Level 3  ——————————–———

New!  Open Lab with Staff Assistance (Drop-in)
Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 3rd Floor, Computer Lab
Audience: Students, Job Seekers and Adult Learners with basic computer skills

This drop-in open lab is designed for people 

· Who need extra computer time to work on job applications or Microsoft Word documents
· Who need assistance with setting up a library account or a free email account, or downloading library eBooks and eAudiobooks to Tablets, eReaders and Smartphones
                                                                
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College Admission Essays, Resume, Job Applications, Research Help
Wednesdays, 5:30-8:30 p.m. 2nd Floor Reference Desk
Audience: Students, Job Seekers, Adult Learners

Assistance with writing resumes and cover letters, finding information on a topic, editing, content organization and citations.
Register for one hour session on the library's Events Calendar or call 508-799-1655 x3.


 For more information, call 508-799-1655 x3 or email pchen@worcpublib.org Worcester Public Library, 3 Salem Sq. Worcester MA 01608, revised on 8/22/13

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