Posts tagged with "Computer and Internet"
There are still some openings for tech classes in April. Learn the skills you need for business, school and home.
- Register at the Info Desk, 847-392-0100 or online. Class descriptions are on our online calendar.
- All sessions are in the Training Center unless otherwise noted.
- Classes in the Training Center are limited to A.H. cardholders. Classes in other locations are open to all.
Learn about Microsoft's current release of Windows operating software. The drastic redesign includes a touch-enabled interface, which expands use beyond desktop computers and laptops to mobile devices. It also provides access to apps as well as new security features and other improvements.
Register now for one of the library's tech sessions on how to use hoopla, a new digital media service that allows A.H. cardholders to borrow free popular movies, TV shows, music and audiobooks by streaming/downloading on iPad/Android tablets and smartphones or via a computer browser. Please bring your device and know your account information for downloading apps.
Learn to use your tablet’s settings, apps, web browser, and much more. Bring your iPad if you have one.
Date and Time: Thursday, June 5, 9:30-11 a.m.
Location: Training Center
Register (A.H. cardholders)
Explore in-depth many of the default apps available on your iPad. Bring your iPad if you have one. Requirement: Comfortable with the basic functions of an iPad.
Date and Time: Tuesday, June 17, 9:30–11 a.m.
Location: Training Center
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One of our goals at the library is to always strive to be the go-to place for residents to learn the tech skills they need for business, school and home. We are pleased to announce the pilot introduction of Treehouse, a new online resource for learning advanced tech skills such as coding, web design and app development. A.H. cardholders will be able to enroll in any of eight different tech tracks that can ultimately give the user the ability to create an online portfolio to show to potential employers. Learn more about Treehouse here and get started today.
Did you know that Newsweek magazine no longer publishes a print issue? However AHML cardholders can get the online edition of this magazine and hundreds of other titles delivered right to their PC or mobile devicedelivered right to their PC or mobile devicedelivered right to their PC or mobile device for free through the Zinio digital magazine service . Visit our eBooks and Downloads page to learn more about using Zinio.