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Online Tutorials

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Six week instructor-led courses on a variety of subjects.  Next start dates are July 16 and August 20.

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Free online tutorials covering computer subjects, math, work and career and more.  Move at your own pace.

 

In Person Classes

Anyone interested in taking a class must have a Richardson Public Library card. To register, call the library at 972-744-4361 or go to any service desk in the library. 

April 2015
Digital Digging:  Learn how to find news stories
from past and present using the library's online resources. 
No registration required for this class.
Thursday, April 23, 2015  6:30 -   8:00 p.m.
     
 May 2015
 Internet 101 Friday, May 15, 2015  10:00 - 12:00 p.m
Job Searching on the Internet Friday, May 22, 2015  10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
   
 Need Ebook help? Come to our Digital Drop-Ins every Saturday for assistance with downloading Ebooks.

 

Offered classes Include:

 Internet 101 

This is a small hands-on class in which participants will learn:

  • What the internet is and how to access it
  • Parts of the browser and what they do
  • Search engines - using one to find information on the Internet
  • Tips for being a better searcher
  • Look at some of the different ways people share information using the Internet
     

Job Searching on the Internet 

If you have basic Internet skills, but are unsure how to search the Internet to find a job, this is the class for you! Learn to:

  • Find job listings
  • Create and post your resume online
  • Apply for jobs online

Introduction to Email

This is a small hands-on class in which participants will learn:

  • creating an account
  • composing, replying to, and forwarding an email
  • logining on and off of their account
  • printing emails
  • using folders
  • deleting emails
  • adding attachments
  • filtering emails (and other options) 
       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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