Lynda.com is a 24/7 video learning service available to library patrons that provides the opportunity to learn software, technology, creative, and business skills. The courses are in video format so users can view video tutorials taught by recognized industry experts Continue reading New courses available from Lynda.com
Confounded by computers? Intimidated by technology, but afraid to ask questions? You are not alone! Many, many adults have had to teach themselves how to use a computer and explore the web. Some have sailed through the process, while others Continue reading Take a Computer Class!
Are you ready to take the next step in your job or hobby but just don’t have the skills you need in one crucial area? Do you need to learn Excel in order to be considered for a promotion? Do Continue reading Beneficial Bits ‘n Bytes: Lynda.com
Have you ever had a conversation about books or movies and thought to yourself ‘When I get home I will search on my computer to see if I can borrow the book or movie from the library’, then when you Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – BookMyne
A lot of people visit the public library because they need to print a document. Most Windows computers come with a word processing program called Microsoft Works installed and many people use it to create documents. What a lot of Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – Free Online File Conversion
I love working with younger librarians (Owen, Jennie, Connie) because they so often tell me a quick way to do something on a computer that I didn’t know. One of those things is keyboard commands. For example: if you want Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – Keyboard Shortcuts
About a year ago my daughters and I were in the process of planning for their first trip to Europe. Seeing that all three of us were recent college graduates we balked at the thought of signing up for a Continue reading Did you know that your public library is a vacation planner’s paradise?
What to Read Next??? If you have read every book by Stephen King, John Grisham, or Joanne Fluke in the STARCat collection and yearn to learn of other books or authors that are similar in writing style, plot, or setting, Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – NoveList
Job searching and resume creation are topics that we are often asked about in the Adult Services Department of CCLD’s Central Library. You may or may not be aware that patrons of our library and libraries of the Southern Tier Continue reading Beneficial Bits n’ Bytes – JobNow!
Many end users find Windows 8 a terrible experience. The main reason for this is because Windows 8 itself has a high learning Curve. Most end users are only comfortable with what they know. The inherent danger with this is Continue reading Windows 8.1: It is a Good Operating System!