UPCOMING DIGITAL LITERACY CLASSES

Account Upkeep and Recovery
Pearlington Public Library
Wednesday, September 5 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Keeping up with all of your online accounts can be difficult. We will discuss some basic steps that you can take to make accessing your accounts easier. We will also walk through how to recover your user name or password if you forget them. Personal devices are welcome. Registration is required. Call 228-533-0755 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, September 4.

Android and Apple Q & A
East Hancock County Library
Monday, September 10 from 10:15 to 11:15 a.m.

Bring your phones, tablets, and questions. Let's get right to it and answer the exact questions you have about your device. Registration is required. Please note that you will need to know your passwords for any account related questions. Registration is required. Call 228-255-4800 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
The deadline to register is Saturday September 6.

Files, Folders, and Flash Drives
Waveland Public Library
Wednesday, September 12 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Let’s get organized. In this course we will explore a few different techniques on organizing and backing up your files, that will maximize space on your device. This includes transferring files to and from flash derives, external hard drives, and even your cell phone. Yes, that does mean you can back up your pictures from your phone! Personal devices are welcome. Registration is required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, September 11.

Tech Tips
Kiln Public Library
Wednesday, September 19 from 10 to 11 a.m.

Want to get a little more familiar with your computer? In this lesson we will talk about some keys that you may have overlooked on your keyboard. We will learn keyboard and mouse shortcuts, Internet tips, how to take screenshots, and more. Personal devices are welcome. Registration is required. Call 228-255-1724 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, September 18.

Adobe Spark for Businesses
Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library
Wednesday, September 26 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

If you have a business or an organization that uses social media, join us to learn about this free online design resource. Adobe Spark allow you to easily create professional graphics for your social media page.  Advertise your products, your services, or your cause with professional graphics. Don’t use social media? That is not a problem you can easily print your designs and use them as posters or flyers. Personal devices are welcome. Registration is required. Call 228-467-5282 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, September 25.


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Brainfuse
Brainfuse is a free online tutoring program that covers a large number of subjects that range from elementary school, all the way to college level. You can be assigned a live tutor online to chat and interact with. Brainfuse is available at any public computer in the Hancock County Library System. It is also available outside the library by signing up with your library card and PIN number. To try it out click here.


 eAudios

eAudios

eAudio Books
For your mobile device, laptop or desktop. Over 4,200 titles you can listen to, including NY Times bestsellers, perennial favorites, and classics. Multi-access, so there’s no waiting list! Go to hancockms.rbdigital.com


 Mango Languages

Mango Languages

Mango Languages: Mango is online language-learning, with over 70 languages, via an app for your phone or tablet, or on the desktop. Vocabulary, grammar, culture, and pronunciation all in a fun interface. Go to https://learn.mangolanguages.com/login


 Learn it with Lynda.com
Anytime, anywhere!

 Lynda.com

Lynda.com

Learn at your own pace on any Internet-connected device, with over 4,700 professionally-produced video courses. Normally, this service is at least $20/month, but with your library card it’s paid for! Includes virtually any software you can think of, including Adobe Photoshop and Creative Cloud; QuickBooks; and Microsoft products – plus business skills, photography, Web design, and lots more. For FREE access, start at https://www.lynda.com/portal/sip?org=hancock.lib.ms.us


 VHS to DVD

VHS to DVD

VHS to DVD conversion

By appointment, Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library

Don’t shell out and send your home videos away for an expensive conversion. Bring your old VHS tapes (or the smaller VHS-C type) and a blank DVD, and convert for free! Make a reservation at the Information| Services Desk. 

3D Printing

By appointment, Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library

Download a design or create your own, and print it on our new Ultimaker 2! Items up to 15 grams are free (e.g., a custom key fob or pendant). Larger items are $1 per 15 grams (e.g., a pencil cup or action figure). Inquire at the Information Services Desk.