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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 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.

Tech Talk Live: Cordcutting

Increasingly, people are dropping cable TV in favor of streaming options. Learn what to expect if you make the change. Discover the alternatives to cable and find out the pitfalls of cutting the cord. Whether you’ve already taken the plunge and are looking for additional content, or are merely exploring the idea of ditching cable, this program is for you. Wednesday, October 18 at 7:00 PM or Thursday, October 19 at 2:30 PM.

Tech Talk Live: Simply Sonos

Get the lowdown on the Sonos wireless home audio system, and get tips and tricks on how to make the most of it. Tuesday, August 22 at 2:30 PM or Wednesday August 23 at 2:30 PM.

Excel : Intermediate

If you have the basics of Excel down, this is your opportunity to dig deeper into the functionality of Excel. Wednesday, August 9 at 7:00 PM.

Introduction to Google Docs

Whether your child uses Google Docs for school assignments or you’re looking for an alternative to buying software, this session is for you.
Wednesday, August 16 at 7:00.

Photoshop Elements for Beginners

If you’ve wanted to learn more about Photoshop Elements and some basics, this is the class for you. In this program, Erin Stoner will show you how to get started editing your images. Thursday, October 5 at 7:00 PM.

Wordpress for Beginners

WordPress is web design software anyone can use. Get started on a website in this hands on-course lead by Erin Stoner for first time users of WordPress. Limit 10, please register. Thursday, November 2 at 7:00 PM. 

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.