Computer Classes

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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, May 1, 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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Computer Basics Class

Monday, May 1, 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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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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Health Care Apps for your Smartphone

Believe it or not, smartphones can help you live a healthier life. Learn to use apps that offer first-aid advice, check for symptoms, or remind you to take your medications.  Bring your smartphones, tablets and questions.  SpotOn Grownups is a micro-learning weekly program designed to help our grownups with technology issues. Stop by the branch on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. for short one-on-one lessons. 

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