Computer Classes

50th Anniversary Balloons

Countdown to the 50th Anniversary Celebration at Palisades Library on November 15!

The Palisades Library will celebrate 50 years at the V St NW location from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Library Director Richard Reyes-Gavilan will lead a keynote address beginning at 1:30 p.m. A special day of events is planned including technology workshops, local bands, and a puppet show!  See a 3-D printer in action and meet local community groups!  The day's events have been generously supported by the Friends of Palisades Library.
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One-on-One Computer Help

Get personalized computer help in a one-on-one appointment with library staff. Appointments are one hour long and are available Monday-Friday at a variety of times. Please call or visit the library to find out availability. We can help with the following topics:   Computer and internet basics Email and social media basics Downloading eBooks & eAudiobooks Job seeking activities including:  Making and editing resumes or cover letters Applying to jobs online
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NorthStar Proctoring Session

Earn your Northstar Digital Literacy Assesment (NDLA) Certificate during scheduled proctored sessions.   Take the various digital literacy assessments at your own pace on the NorthStar website.   Assessments are available in the follow basic digital literacy skills: Computer Basics Internet Windows Mac OS X E-mail MS Word Social Media
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NorthStar Proctoring Session

Earn your Northstar Digital Literacy Assesment (NDLA) Certificate during scheduled proctored sessions.   Take the various digital literacy assessments at your own pace on the NorthStar website.   Assessments are available in the follow basic digital literacy skills: Computer Basics Internet Windows Mac OS X E-mail
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Overdrive, Freegal, & Zinio Drop-in Clinics

Read digital issues of your favorite magazines with Zinio, the ultimate one-stop shop for magazine lovers, completely FREE with your DC Public Library card. Access 175 titles and counting of your favorite print magazines, available online to view in your browser or to download to your device.
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Teen Tech Week: Overdrive, Freegal, & Zinio Drop-In Clinic

Teen Tech Week is March 5 - 11, 2017! Join us in the Teen Space for a Special Event for Teens and their families to discover the wonderful resources available online with your DC Public Library Card.
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Computer Basics Class

Monday, March 27, 2017, 10:30 am

Come learn about computers from the certified trainers at the Petworth Neighborhood Library. Pop in to learn from scratch, learn new tricks, or even just sit-in for a refresher. 
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OverDrive Basics

Want to read anywhere on your mobile device? Eager to listen to your favorite book? Having trouble navigating OverDrive? This class will show you the basics of how to download ebooks and audiobooks from OverDrive using the OverDrive app. Bring your device with you. Registration required. See the librarian at the Adult Reference Desk on the 1st floor to sign up. Class is limited to 20 participants.  
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Computer Basics Class

Monday, March 27, 2017, 10:30 am

Come learn about computers from the certified trainers at the Petworth Neighborhood Library. Pop in to learn from scratch, learn new tricks, or even just sit-in for a refresher. 
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NorthStar Proctoring Session

Earn your Northstar Digital Literacy Assesment (NDLA) Certificate during scheduled proctored sessions.   Take the various digital literacy assessments at your own pace on the NorthStar homepage.   Assessments are available in the follow basic digital literacy skills: Computer Basics Internet Windows Mac OS X E-mail MS Word Social Media MS Excel

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