UPCOMING DIGITAL LITERACY CLASSES

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East Hancock County Library
Wednesday, October 3 from 10 to 11:00 a.m.
eBooks and eAudiobooks

Come in and check out our Digital collection! In this session we will discuss how you can access thousands of eBooks/eAudiobooks from anywhere with just your library card and four digit pin. Please bring your devices and your questions. Registration is required. Call 228-255-4800 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, October 2.

Pearlington Public Library
Account Upkeep and Recovery
Wednesday, October 10 from 1 to 2:30 p.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, October 9.

Waveland Public Library
Computer Basics
Wednesday, October 17 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

If you need help with basic computer tasks, join us for this easy-to-follow class. You may bring your own laptop, or use one of ours. Registration is required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.|
Deadline to register is Tuesday, October 16.

Waveland Public Library
More Computer Basics
Thursday, October 18 from 1 to 2:30 p.m.
Building on what was taught in the previous class, additional computer skills will be explained and demonstrated with hands-on practice. This is also perfect for those who already have basic knowledge and would like to learn a few more helpful computer skills. You may bring your own laptop, or use one of ours. Registration is required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Wednesday, October 17.

Pearlington Public Library
Tech Tips
Wednesday, October 24 from 1 to 2:30 p.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 screen shots, and more. Personal devices are welcome. Registration is required. Call 228-533-0755 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, October 23.

Bay St. Louis-Hancock County Library
Let’s Talk Artificial Intelligence
Friday, October 26 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Come meet the Hancock County Library System’s newest edition, Alexa! We will discuss what Artificial Intelligence is and see what our Amazon Echo can do. Registration is required. Call 228-467-5282 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Thursday, October 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.