UPCOMING DIGITAL LITERACY CLASSES

Android and Apple Q & A
Bay St. Louis - Hancock County Library
Tuesday, August 7 from 2 to 3:30 p.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. Call 228-467-5282 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
The deadline to register is Monday August 6.

 

Typing 101
Pearlington Public Library
Wednesday, August 8 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Let’s get typing! This introductory course is for anyone who wants to improve their typing skills.  Personal devices are welcome. Registration is required. Call 228-533-0755 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, August 7.

Tech Tips
East Hancock County Library
Wednesday, Aug 15 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 228-255-4800 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, August 14.

Ebay – The Basics of Selling Online
Waveland Public Library
Wednesday, August 22 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Ebay is a wonderful tool for making a few extra bucks. You can sell as a hobbyist or list professionally. Come learn how to get started! We will cover creating an account, uploading pictures, and how to print your shipping labels. Registration is required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, August 21.

 


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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.