UPCOMING DIGITAL LITERACY CLASSES

Lunch and Learn - Cypress Resume
Kiln Public Library
Wednesday, November 8 from 12 Noon – 1 p.m.

Cypress Resume

Cypress Resume

Creating a resume can be daunting – until now! We’ll demonstrate one of the best online tools for crafting your resume, free with your Hancock County Library Card. You’re welcome to brown bag your lunch. 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 Tuesday, November 7.

DIY With YouTube
Waveland Public Library
Monday, November 13 from 1:30 – 3 p.m.

You Tube

You Tube

If you haven’t used YouTube for it’s great tutorials on how to do almost anything, come and see what you’ve been missing. Learn how to search for and find just what you need to be the envy of all your neighbors! You won’t believe what you can learn. Bring your own laptop or use on of ours. Registration required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Saturday, November 11.

 

Tech Savvy Tips
Waveland Public Library
Wednesday, November 15 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 Noon

You have basic computer skills, but could use a few more. We’ll cover tips and topics that will take your skills to the next level; how to handle Zip files and downloads, take a screen shot, clean up messy text, back up files, browse in private and use keyboard shortcuts, and more. Bring your own laptop or use one of ours. Registration required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Tuesday, November 14.

Flash Drives

Flash Drives

Files, Folders and Flash Drives
Waveland Public Library
Thursday, November 16  from 1:30 – 3 p.m.

Learn how to save information and pictures, how to find it when you need it, and how to organize it all. Bring your own laptop or use one of ours. Registration required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk. Deadline to register is Wednesday, November 15.

 

Google

Google

Google Search Tips
Waveland Public Library
Wednesday, November 29 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 Noon

 Make your search for information easier by learning quick ways to find what you’re looking for, and more! Bring your own laptop (or tablet) or use one of ours. Registration required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, November 28.


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.