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Computer Beginners
Resources and links for learning more about technology

1-on-1 Training Sessions

Not sure where to begin? Did you know we teach 1-on-1 computer sessions? Our friendly staff can help you develop your computer skills.

Visit the Information Desk or call us at (780) 410-8600 to find out our next available times. You will be asked to register in person, and leave a $5 refundable deposit, prior to each training session.

We offer sessions on the following topics:

Introduction to Computers

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iPad Basics
A variety of Android tablets and phones Android Basics Introduction
to the Internet
to Email
Introduction to
Microsoft Word
Introduction to Social
Networking (Twitter
and/or Facebook)

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Technology Training
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Technology TrainingSCL offers a variety of training options for training and help with mobile devices and computers. See our technology training page to learn more about these programs.
Help for Mac Users
At present, SCL does not offer training on Mac computers as we don't have any available in the library for staff training or for public use. Here are some alternatives if you require help with your Mac computer.
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Mac classes (includes in-person training, classes and troubleshooting)
Mac help (includes online tutorials, help websites and other free resources for Mac computers)
iPad/iPhone help (includes online tutorials, help websites and videos focused on the iPad & iphone)

See also our Digital Downloads - Get To Know Your Device page. On this page we have more help resources for the iPad, links to user guides and Apple tech support, plus recommended books from SCL's collection.

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Computer Beginners
TechBoomers - a good resource for beginner computer users. Help using common software and websites like Skype, Facebook, Gmail, Netflix & more.
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Subcategories: About Mice | Keyboards & Typing | About Computers | Buying Guides | About the Internet | Online Safety | Social Networking

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