UPCOMING DIGITAL LITERACY CLASSES

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Kiln Public Library
Computer Basics
Monday, December 3 from 9:30 to 10:30 a.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 228-255-1724 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Saturday, December 1.

Kiln Public Library
More Computer Basics
Tuesday, December 4 from 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Building on what was taught in the previous class, additional computer skills will be explained and demonstrated with hands-on practice. This is 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 228-255-1724 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Monday, December 3.

Waveland Public Library
Wednesday, December 5 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
Buying and Selling with Ebay
Ebay is a wonderful tool for finding gifts and items that are discontinued or rare. Learn how to search for items and place bids. If you are interested in a few extra bucks this holiday season, you can list items as a seller. Come learn how to get started! Registration is required. Call 228-467-9240 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, December 4.

Bay St. Louis – Hancock County Library
3D Design Your Christmas Gift Tags
Thursday, December 6 from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
Come design some unique gift tags with us! Learn the basics of 3D modeling, in this easy to follow intro class. If you like what you make we can even print your design. Registration is required. Call 228-467-5282 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Wednesday, Dec. 5.

Pearlington Public Library
Photo Editing Pixlr
Wednesday, December 12 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Let’s explore the essentials of photo editing! This includes cropping, color correcting, removal of minor flaws, and more. We will talk about what steps you can take to create better pictures! Feel free to bring your own devices and digital pictures. Registration is required. Call 228-533-0755 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, December. 11.

East Hancock County Library
Print It, Save It, Send It
Wednesday, December 19 from 1 to 2 p.m.
Come explore these basic computer tasks with us. Learn different ways to print from almost any program or webpage. We will also take a look at saving files from different places on the computer (such as email and word documents). Finally, we will explore the different ways you send files via email, even some ways to send larger files. Registration is required. Call 228-255-4800 or sign up at the Customer Service Desk.
Deadline to register is Tuesday, December18.


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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.


 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.