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Computer Help

Learn at your own pace with interactive tutorial courses on today's most popular software and operating systems.

Online Tutorials

The library offers online self-directed courses. You will need your library card and PIN to access these resources.

  • Brainfuse Adult Learning Center
    Connect with a Live Tutor to learn Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. As a first time user, register for an optional, free account.
  • Books 24x7 IT Pro
    Gain instant access to hundreds of computer and IT reference e-books from publishers such as John Wiley & Sons, Springer, Ross, Microsoft Press, and others.
  • Lynda.com 
    Lynda.com is a dynamic training resource that offers self-directed, self-paced instruction. Thousands of video courses are available from a growing library which includes topics such as Microsoft Office, WordPress, After Effects, Graphic Design, Photography, IOS App Development, Sales, and more. Content also includes instructional playlists, bite-size tutorials, keyword-searchable course transcripts, articles, and practice files.
  • Safari Tech Books Online 
    Read and browse computer and IT books on your computer in eBook format. Search for specific topics and code fragments across the entire collection.
  • Treehouse - To create a new account or reactivate membership, complete the web form.
    Treehouse is an online video and interactive learning platform that teaches coding and web development skills. Topics include HTML, CSS, Design, JavaScript, Ruby, PHP, WordPress, iOS, Android, Business, and Development Tools.
  • Universal Class
    Free online continuing education courses including computer training courses for basic computer skills, programming, HTML, software programs, and more. Registration required.

Websites selected by librarians

Check out these free websites for additional online computer tutorials.