New Bern-Craven County
Public Library

a member of the Craven-Pamlico-Carteret Regional Library System

Computer Classes

The Reference Department staff conduct several free computer classes. Pre-registration is required to attend. To pre-register or learn more about these classes, contact the Reference Department or e-mail nbcomputerclasses(at)yahoo.com

Facebook 101: This 1.5 hour, 1 day class covers the basics of Facebook. Students will learn: "friending"; "liking" pages; creating pages; and security issues. A Facebook account is not required. Students must be familiar with mouse and keyboard and have basic Internet skills. Microsoft Excel 2007: This 1.5 hour, 1 day class will cover: Excel screen elements; and formatting of data (including formulas). Students must be familiar with mouse and keyboard and have basic Microsoft Office skills.
Introduction to the Library Online Catalog: In this one-hour, one-day class, students will learn how to find library materials using the online catalog. Students will also learn how to renew and reserve library materials online. Microsoft Word 2007: This two-day, two hour class on Microsoft Word will teach students formatting techniques; copying/cutting and pasting; tabs, margins, and indentations. Familiarity with the mouse and keyboard is recommended.
Yahoo! Mail (e-mail): This one-day, one hour class will teach students how to set up and use an e-mail account at Yahoo! eBay Basics: In this one-hour, one-day class, students will learn the basics of eBay®, buying and selling, feedback, PayPal, and security issues. Students should be familiar with the mouse and keyboard.
Internet: Beginning and Intermediate: This two-day, two hour class on the Internet is for beginning or intermediate level computer users.

Students in the basic class will learn mouse basics, Internet searching, e-mail, and the library online catalog.

Students in the intermediate class will learn copying and pasting, troubleshooting, and Internet security in addition to the basic subjects.

 


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Updated: December 18, 2013.