Tech Classes

The Reference staff offers basic technology classes designed for ages 14 and up:

Gale Full-Text Databases

Wednesday, May 3, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

This presentation will teach you how to get the most from Gale's full-text journal databases, including how to set up email alerts for a particular subject or publication.

No registration needed.

 

Free Websites for Computer Tips & Tricks

Tuesday, May 9, 3-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

This presentation will visit sites for converting files, creating great brochures and postcards, creating emails to handle junk mail, sharing files and photos, and finding pictures on the web without worrying about viruses or copyright.

No registration needed.

 

Minuteman Library Network Mobile App

Wednesday, May 17, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Bring your device to this hands-on workshop and explore and personalize the new Minuteman Library mobile app.

Registration required. Call the Reference Department at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Get Started with Gmail

Wednesday, May 24, 7-8:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Want to make the most out of your Gmail account? Join us to learn a variety of tips and tricks! A basic knowledge of computers and online experience is required for this hands-on class. The library has a limited number of laptops available for class use.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop or device if possible.

Registration required. Call the Reference Department at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Buy and Sell on Craigslist

Wednesday, June 7, 7-8:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Looking to pick up a dresser or sell your collectibles? Craigslist can help! Learn the ins and outs of the Web’s most prominent classifieds site. A basic knowledge of computers and online experience is needed for this hands-on class. The library has a limited number of laptops available for class use.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own laptop or device if possible.

Registration required. Call the Reference Department at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Using Your iPad

Wednesday, June 14, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Learn about the major changes and features in iOS 10. Bring your iPad and your questions to this hands-on class!

Registration required. Call the Reference Department at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Intro to Facebook

Wednesday, June 21, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

Come to this presentation and learn about the basics of the Facebook website, including how to connect with friends and family, what different terms mean, Reaction icons, and privacy settings.

Registration required. Call the Reference Department at 978-929-6543 or register online.

 

Navigating Windows 10 Settings

Tuesday, June 27, 3-4:30 p.m.

Library Conference Room

This presentation will go through and explain the major settings options available in Windows 10.

No registration needed.
  

 

Please check the Events Calendar for updates.


Links to Online Technology Tutorials can be found here.