One-on-One Assistance for all your technology questions!
Do you consider yourself technically challenged? Are you the last person on earth without an e-mail account? The Greensboro Public Library wants to help with Tech Navigators, a new initiative offering free one-on-one assistance at each location. Customers can make an appointment for a 30-minute Tech Navigator session to learn about computer basics; how to use a mouse and keyboard; setting up e-mail; browsing the Internet; researching online databases; searching for jobs online; using a smartphone, tablet or eReader; and downloading free Library resources.
Call any branch to find out more information and how to get your individual appointment set up.
Introduction to PCs
Become familiar with basic computer technology, the parts of the computer, mouse skills, and how to open and close programs, plus take a sneak-peak at the Internet. Spaces are limited; please call 336-335-5430 to register.
Introduction to the Internet
Grab a keyboard and get ready to surf! Learn about the Internet, the main features of Microsoft Explorer, how to connect to the Internet, and how to use subject directories and search engines to find information on the Internet. Spaces are limited; please call 336-335-5430 to register.
Introduction to e-mail
In this class, participants will establish a free, Web-based e-mail account, and the options for sending and receiving e-mail. Spaces are limited; please call 336-335-5430 to register.
Introduction to Microsoft Word
Whether you're preparing a resume, letter, or term paper, Word is the tool for you. This informative class teaches you how to format and size text, indent, center, create lists, insert symbols, cut and paste, and more. Spaces are limited; please call 336-335-5430 to register.
Intermediate Microsoft Word 2010
Want to learn more about Word? Topics include creating columns, using WordArt and ClipArt, changing margins, sending Word documents as attachments, and more. Spaces are limited; please call 336-335-5430 to register.
e-Reader Help Sessions
Bring your library card and e-reader and learn how to check out e-books from the Greensboro Public Library. The sessions are a half-hour in length. Space is limited and you must register by calling 336-335-5430. Nook users with older devices should also bring their own laptop.
Introduction to Computers
One-on-one and group instruction for introduction to computer concepts and applications. For more information call the branch at 336-373-5810.