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Norwalk Public Library
1 Belden Ave.
Norwalk, CT 06850
203-899-2780
Fax: 203-866-7982
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South Norwalk Branch
10 Washington St.
Norwalk, CT 06854
203-899-2790
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Technology Workshops
Workshop space is limited - to register please call the Reference Desk 203-899-2780 ext. 15109

May Workshops

Introduction to Basic Computers


 Saturday, May 13 10:00 - 11:30 am 

Introduction to the Internet


 Saturday, May 27  10:00 - 11:30 am

Taller de Computadoras - mayo


Introducción al Internet


 Saturday, mayo 6  10:00 - 11:30 am

Introducción al programa Microsoft Word 2007, procesador de textos


 Saturday, mayo 20 10:00 - 11:30 am
 
Computer Tutor Sessions:


30 minute sessions available - Call 203-899-2780 ext. 15109 or visit the Reference Desk 

Topics available: 
  • Computer Basics - Windows 7.
  • Internet - Learn about the World Wide Web, browsers, navigation, and saving your favorite webpages.
  • Email Basics - Introduction to e-mail, help with creating an account and/or learning to manage your account.
  • Basic Tablet Instruction/Help - iPad, android tablet
  • eBook Help
  • Database Sign-up/Instruction - lynda.com, Hoopla, Zinio, OneClick Digital, Atomic Training, Mango Languages, JobNow, Universal Class, AtoZ Databases, and D&B Million Dollar Database.
  • Research, Job search
  • Microsoft Word 2007 - Introduction to word processing skills - opening a document, typing text, selecting text, changing font size and color, and saving your file.
  • Using the Library Scanner - Need to scan some pictures or documents. We will instruct you in how to scan using the library scanner.

Subscription Databases
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Access using your Norwalk Library card number.

 jobnow_logo_boldsm.gif   JobNow Online tutor can help with MS Word, Excel, & PowerPoint

Live tutors available from 3pm-11pm  / Skill practice available 24/7.
  1. Click On JobNow,
  2. Click On Adult Learning Center
  3. Click On Microsoft Office help
  4. Select a program from the subject list
  5. Click On Get Live Help
 Atomic Training

Atomic Training  - software training by video.
 universal class
Universal Class -  Over 500 non-credit courses. 


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Other local Technology training:
Recommended free online resources
  • GCFLearnFree.org -Offering the computer and technology training you need for life - absolutely free! Whether you're new to the computer, returning for review, or want to use technology to enhance your skills, GCFLearnFree.org has something for you. (Account required -register for free)
  • Excel Easy - Offers a tutorial (Introduction, Basics, Functions, Data Analysis and VBA) on how to use Excel. Want to learn much more about Excel? You can find related examples and features (300 Examples) on the right side of each chapter. We keep it easy!