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Technology Classes

Signup for classes begins 30 days before the class date. To sign up, click "Register" and enter your Northbrook Public Library card number without spaces.

  • eBooks for Kindle Fire
    Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to get library ebooks onto your Kindle Fire tablet. Bring your library card. Your device must be set up and charged prior to class. Registration required.

  • Introduction to Dropbox
    Monday, May 19, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to use Dropbox, an online virtual storage utility that allows you to make your files accessible from almost anywhere. An email account is required.

  • Meet the 3D Printer
    Monday, May 19, 2014 - 7:00pm
    Youth Services Activity Room

    A short introduction to the fundamentals of using the Library's new 3D printer. We'll go over how prints are made and what software must be used to generate the proper files. No registration required.

  • eBooks for Kindle ereaders
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 10:00am
    Interactive Classroom

    Learn how to get a library ebook onto your Kindle reader! Bring your library card and USB cable, if your Kindle is not Wi-Fi compatible. This class is NOT designed for Kindle Fire users. Your device must be set up and charged prior to class. Registration required.

  • HeritageQuest Online
    Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 2:00pm
    Interactive Classroom

    Find your ancestors and discover the past using HeritageQuest Online. Learn how to search the six core areas,  including U.S.
    Federal Censuses, indexes to genealogy and local history periodicals;  Revolutionary War records; and local and family histories.  There will be hands-on practice for the last part of the class.

Unable to attend our classes?  The Jewish Vocational Service and the Goodwill Community Foundation offer free computer training programs.  For more information, follow these links:

Free Computer Training from JVS

Free Online Learning from Goodwill

  

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