Offers over 7000 courses (apps available) in business, technology and creative subject areas (such as marketing, project management, data analysis, communication, information technology, design, office software, programming, photography, 3D/animation, audio, video and Web development). Tutorials are segmented and indexed into tasks for just-in-time learning, and course playlists can map to specific job roles or competencies. New courses are added weekly. Many courses include downloadable practice files. (Transition from Lynda.com to LinkedIn Learning has been postponed indefinitely; the message about upgrading your account will go away after a few days.)
Learn about and improve your skills with computers, other gadgets, and software.
Microsoft product tutorials for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access are included in the Testing and Education Reference Center. Find them under "Basic Skills."
Format: Downloadable or streaming media
Computer technology books and video tutorials from the world's most respected publishers such as O'Reilly Media, Addison-Wesley, Peachpit Press, Wiley, Adobe Press, Microsoft Press, Sams, McGraw Hill and more. Books are fully searchable and always available, no "on hold" waiting.
Safari Books Online was purchased for the Library through the Shelton Bequest and Friends of the Library.
Format: Database of books
Offers more than 2,000 lessons, 800+ videos, and 55+ interactives and games for learning computer skills, language and math skills, and more.
Advice and answers on common tech questions and problems.
Learn the basics and beyond with tutorials, infographics, cheat sheets and templates.
Ask questions and find the most up-voted solutions to common problems.
Lessons in Qwerty and Dvorak keyboards.
Supports basic education, GED® / HiSET® preparation, computer literacy, and life-skill training to adult students.
Provides computer workshops and job counseling, helping clients with job search tools and online applications. As a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), offers CO.STARTERS Entrepreneurship Training Program and small loans for business.
Format: Telephone or in-person service
These DVDs offer lessons in Microsoft Office emphasizing important concepts with clear examples.
Format: DVD video