Technology

Title Description Use @ home?
Computer eBooks (3M)
Includes titles from popular series such as  "Dummies" and "Teach Yourself Visually."
Yes
Computer eBooks (Overdrive)
Includes titles from popular series such as  "Dummies" and "Teach Yourself Visually."
Yes
DigitalLearn.org
Free online tech training on topics like basic PC/Mac skills, Word, Excel, using the web, job searching, etc.
Yes
Gale Courses
In-depth, instructor-led, 6-week classes on tech topics, health-care training, business/accounting, personal development, law, test prep, and more. Some classes can lead to certification. Arlington Heights cardholders only.| More Info
Yes
LyndaLibrary (Lynda.com)
Video tutorials on software, web design, business/management skills, financial literacy, job/career skills, social networking, etc. Includes Microsoft Office, Windows, and Mac OS. Requires free account creation. Arlington Heights cardholders only.
Yes
Treehouse: Online Training
Learn web design, coding, mobile app development and more. Earn points/badges to track your progress and create a showcase for potential employers. Arlington Heights cardholders only. | iPad App | About Treehouse
Yes
Schedule an appointment to get help with these and other interests:
 
  • downloading eBooks
  • researching genealogy
  • finding a job
  • computers and technology
 

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