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Technology Resources

Wi-Fi Printing

Use our printers directly from your own device.

Expert Sessions

Consult with a member of our professional staff to get the help you need with today’s handheld devices, apps, and computers. We stay on top of the latest developments so you don’t have to. Book a session with one of our experts today.

Lynda.com

The Library’s subscription to Lynda.com brings you a great selection of professional-quality online training courses. Whether you need to learn about Adobe Photoshop or LinkedIn, the Library has you covered with Lynda.com.

Digital Media Lab

If you want to spread your creative wings, we have the tools to help. Our studio mic, music keyboard, photo scanner, graphics tablet, and iMac loaded with FinalCut Pro and the Adobe Creative Suite will help you make your best ideas real. We also have video conversion equipment so you can transfer your VHS home movies onto DVD.

Computer Resources

The Library has both Macintosh and Windows computers available for public use. Standard Microsoft Office software is installed on computers.

Technology Events

TechTalk Live

Technology comes in all forms—from gadgets to online services. If you’re looking for a trusted guide to help navigate you through this tricky world, TechTalk Live programs may be just what you need. These informative programs discuss the latest tech issues in easy-to-understand language. These informal sessions offer attendees ample opportunities to ask questions.

 

Watch for upcoming programs!

 

Snapping 101: Instagram and Snapchat for Parents and Grandparents

Tuesday, June 26 at 7:00 p.m.

Wondering how to stay connected with the elusive teens and young adults in your life? Texting is out and SnapChat and Instagram are in. Join us to learn the basics if these social media platforms. You will be “snapping” in no time!

Computer Basics

Tuesday, July 10 at 7:00 p.m.

Do you feel like technology is leaving you behind? WE’re here to help. This hands-on course will get you started with computers, regardless of how little experience you have. We supply the computers: you bring the curiosity.

Getting Started with Google Docs

Tuesday, July 24 at 7:00 p.m.

Have you heard about Google Docs or are your kids using it in school but you’re not familiar with it? Attend this session to learn the basics of how to create, edit, manage and share documents using this popular free, web-based software.

Facebook Privacy

Monday, August 13 at 7:00 p.m.

Privacy concerns with Facebook are more important than ever, especially in light of recent high-profile data sharing incidents. Learn how to best protect and control access to your information.

Technology Links

Engadget.com

A well-respected technology blog, Engadget covers a lot of ground. News items and stories are categorized (e.g. Reviews, Culture, etc.) for easy retrieval.

Macsurfer.com

If your computing interests lie on the Apple side of the spectrum, you can do no better than Macsurfer for daily updates to news and reviews on everything in the Mac and iOS world.

TheVerge.com

An excellent and accessible tech news and review site, TheVerge.com has an easy to use navigation system to drill down to the precise type of information you need (e.g. Tech/Virtual Reality, Reviews/Tablets).

Consumersearch.com

A great review aggregator, Consumersearch scours the internet looking for reviews of products. When they have information from enough sources, they create reports. Their coverage of tech products and services is quite good (e.g. external hard drives, dating sites, and cell phone plans), though they cover a range of products.