Library Express

Tech Talk Tuesdays

Please join us for Tech Talk Tuesday in room 103 of Library Express at 1990 K Street NW (entrance on 20th St. between I and K). This meet-up is an opportunity for assistive technology users to get together and share information on specific topics. If you need accommodation, including American Sign Language interpretation, please contact us at 202-727-2142 or lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.  Our accommodation statement is available online.
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JAWS Classes

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, 10:00 am

JAWS classes happen every Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Library Express, 1990 K Street NW (Entrance on 20th Street). JAWS is a screen reading software that uses a synthesized voice to give non-visual access to computers. If you are blind or have low vision and would like to learn to use a computer by using only a screen reader, JAWS class might be right for you. Call 202-727-2142 to register for a 10 week curriculum in JAWS training: beginning, intermediate and advanced levels. Space is limited.

Tech Talk Tuesdays

Please join us for Tech Talk Tuesday in room 103 of Library Express at 1990 K Street NW (entrance on 20th St. between I and K). This meet-up is an opportunity for assistive technology users to get together and share information on specific topics. If you need accommodation, including American Sign Language interpretation, please contact us at 202-727-2142 or lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.  Our accommodation statement is available online.
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JAWS Classes

Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 10:00 am

JAWS classes happen every Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Library Express, 1990 K Street NW (Entrance on 20th Street). JAWS is a screen reading software that uses a synthesized voice to give non-visual access to computers. If you are blind or have low vision and would like to learn to use a computer by using only a screen reader, JAWS class might be right for you. Call 202-727-2142 to register for a 10 week curriculum in JAWS training: beginning, intermediate and advanced levels. Space is limited.
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PowerPoint I Basics

Saturday, October 6, 2018, 10:00 am

In this two-hour class, you will learn the basic features for creating a dynamic PowerPoint (slide show) presentation in MS PowerPoint 2016. This software is widely used in the workplace and in educational settings.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: D. P. Grogan Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
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Excel I Basics

Saturday, October 6, 2018, 12:30 pm

In this two-hour class, you will learn the basic features of the Microsoft Excel 2016 spreadsheet environment that are frequently used for calculation and data entry functions in the workplace.  Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: S. Chikara Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102

Saturday Technology Training Sessions

If you need accommodation to attend these programs, including American Sign Language Interpretation, please contact us as early as possible. Our accommodation statement is available on our website.
Excel 2016

Excel II Intermediate

Saturday, October 6, 2018, 3:00 pm

In this two-hour class, you will learn more features of the Microsoft Excel 2016 software that can help you further your career.   Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations. Instructor: C. Myers Library Express 1990 K St. NW Computer Lab - Room 102
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 12:00 pm

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level   Bring your lunch and join us on Tuesdays at noon for weekly ASL classes in the Library Express Training Room.    This Beginning Level class will cover 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar.   Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.   Space is limited so come early to ensure a seat.  
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Intro to Windows 10

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 1:30 pm

In this two-hour class, you will explore and navigate the Windows 10 platform functions and features, including the new Start Menu, Windows 10’s digital assistant, Cortana, the new Quick Access feature in File Explorer; selected features of the Settings menu, and much more. Seats are limited to 12 participants and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please arrive a half-hour early to sign in for a seat at one of the 12 workstations.   Instructor: M. Rivera Library Express 1990 K St. NW

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