UPCOMING DIGITAL LITERACY CLASSES

Android

Android

Android Phones/Tablets
Waveland Public Library
Wednesday, July 12 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 noon

Learn about settings, finding and using the most helpful and popular apps, taking and storing photos, and more. Bring your fully charged device, Google ID and password. Registration required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service desk. Deadline to register is Friday, July 7.

Windows 10

Windows 10

Intro to Windows 10
Waveland Public Library
Wednesday, July 19 from 2 – 3:30 p.m.

New to Windows 10? Discover the features of the Desktop, Aero and Taskbar, then personalize your Desktop and Settings. Bring your own Windows 10 laptop or tablet and your Windows ID and password. Registration required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Friday, July 14.

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Word

Intro to Microsoft Word
Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library
Wednesday, July 26 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon

Learn how to create documents like letters, flyers, reports, and newsletters as well as how to save and file documents, change fonts and sizes, and much more. Perfect for beginners as well as for those who need a refresher. Bring your own laptop or use one of ours. Registration required. Call 228-467-5282 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Monday, July 24.

Intro to Microsoft Excel
Kiln Public Library
Friday, July 28 from 9 a.m. - 12 noon

Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel

With this versatile program you will learn how to create, save, and print basic spreadsheets.  Practice changing fonts, inserting and adjusting rows and columns, entering data, making calculations, adding borders and shading, and more. This course will give you what you need to create and use simple spreadsheets to make your basic calculations and data sorting easier. Even if you have taken this course before, you are welcome to take it again as a refresher. Bring your own laptop or use one of ours. Registration required. Call 228-255-1724 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Wednesday, July 26.

Facebook

Facebook

Social Media After Death
East Hancock County Public Library
Friday, July 28 from2 - 3 p.m.

We all enjoy our social media accounts as well as our email, but have you considered what will happen to all this information in the event of your passing? Learn what you need to do now as part of your estate planning.  Registration required. Call 228-255-4800 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Thursday, July 27.

 

Computer Basics
Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library
Tuesday, June 20 from 9 a.m. - 12 noon

Want to brush up on what you have learned about your computer? Join us for this basic computer skills class. You may bring your own laptop or use one of ours. Registration required. Call 228-467-5282 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Monday, June 19.

Anytime Learning

ComicsPLUS
Downloadable digital comics for your mobile device. For all ages: popular titles like Big Nate, Voltron, and Naruto for kids, and Star Trek, Buffy, Aliens, and HALO for adults. 18,000+ comics, graphic novels, and manga included. Go to www.hancocklibraries.info/comics

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 www.hancocklibraries.info/eaudio

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 www.hancocklibraries.info/mango

 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 www.hancocklibraries.info/digital-creation-station

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.

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