Computer Basics, Part 1: Introduction to the Computer - Learn about and how to use a computer, including the desktop, keyboard, and mouse. This is an introductory class for beginners with minimal or no computer experience. Registration is required. Register below, or contact the Reference Desk at 401-247-1920 x2. If you choose to bring your laptop, please notify the instructor of your computer's operating system.
Registrants are encouraged to sign up for one or all four tech classes as part of the Computer Basics series. All tech classes are listed here: Tech Classes.
Computer Basics, Part 1: Introduction to the Computer (Tuesday, October 10 at 10 am)
Provides an introduction to mouse, keyboard, and desktop.
Computer Basics, Part 2: Internet & Search Engines (Thursday, October 12 at 10 am)
Provides an introduction to internet and search engines.
Computer Basics, Part 3: Gmail Basics (Tuesday, October 17 at 10 am)
Provides an introduction to email. You do not need a Gmail or email account to attend.
Computer Basics, Part 4: Internet Safety Basics (Thursday, October 19 at 10 am)
Learn how to protect yourself from scams, dangers, and misinformation in the online environment. Includes how to evaluate websites and create strong passwords.
Please notify the Reference Desk at 401-247-1920 x2 if you need to cancel your registration to allow other people an opportunity to sign up.