The library offers free, introductory computer classes to the public on Tuesday and Thursday evening, and one Saturday according to the following schedule.

All computer classes are held in the Computer Lab located on the lower level foyer by the back door. Due to limited space, advanced registration is required. You will also need a flash drive for the classes, although you can use the same drive for all classes.

To register, or if you have any questions, please call Reference Services at (812) 949-3523.

Upcoming Classes

Computer ABC’s

Tuesday, February 28th
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Learn the very basics of computers, from what everything is, to how to turn it on, restart it, and shut it down.

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Internet Basics

Thursday, March 2nd
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Take the first steps onto the Internet. Topics include: the difference between the Internet and the Web; searching for things; narrowing searches; and interesting places on the Internet.

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Windows 10: An Introduction

Tuesday, March 7th
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Learn about all the new features of Microsoft’s newest operating system.

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Windows File Management

Thursday, March 9th
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Do you need help managing your files? Come learn how to make your life easier with a little organization on your computer.

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Bring Your Own Device – Windows 10

Saturday, March 11th
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Learn about all the new features of Microsoft’s newest operating system.

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Microsoft Word Level 1

Tuesday, March 14th
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Learn the basics of word processing using Microsoft Word. Topics include: creating a new document; editing a saved document; changing the appearance of text; and copy and paste.

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Microsoft Word Level 2

Thursday, March 16th
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Build on the skills you learned in Microsoft Word Level 1. Topics include: indents; tab spacing; margins; line spacing; search and replace; and replacing text.

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Microsoft Excel Level 1

Tuesday, March 21st
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel. Topics include: rows, columns, cells, and cell addressing; text vs. numbers; entering formulas; relative vs. absolute cell addressing; and functions.

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Microsoft Excel Level 2

Thursday, March 23rd
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Build on the skills you learned in Microsoft Excel Level 1. Topics include: range names vs. absolute cell addressing; using a lookup table; and using the IF function.

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Cloud Computing: The Silver Lining

Tuesday, March 28th
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

What’s so special about Cloud Computing? Have you ever asked yourself why anyone would use it? Come to our class to find out why Roy thinks it’s so great.

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Backup Workshop

Thursday, March 30th
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Even if you’ve taken precautions to protect your computer from viruses, other potential dangers could destroy the information it holds.  A power surge, lightning strike, hardware failure, or natural disaster could leave you without your important data or the use of your computer.  Learn how to avoid disaster in our workshop.

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