Getting started with computers? Use these resources to improve your computer skills.
Friday Tech Time
Stop by any of the four branches in Grants Pass, Illinois Valley, Williams, or Wolf Creek on Fridays between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. during Friday Tech Time. Library staff and volunteers are ready to answer technology questions and assist with:
- Downloading e-books
- Email set-up
- Navigating social media accounts
- Resume formatting
- editing photos
- …and more!
If possible, bring password and login information as needed.
Tech Coach assistance
Unable to make it in with your tech-related questions during Friday Tech Time? Make a free hour-long, one-on-one appointment with a tech coach to get help with everything from e-books to email and social media. Contact your nearest branch to set up an appointment.
- Grants Pass: 541-476-0571 | firstname.lastname@example.org
- Illinois Valley: 541-592-4778 | email@example.com
- Williams: 541-846-7020 | firstname.lastname@example.org
- Wolf Creek: 541-866-2606 | email@example.com
Websites to improve computer skills
LearningExpress Computer Center tutorials | josephinelibrary.org/online-resources/learningexpress-library/
Tutorials including intro to email, internet safety, and internet searching | digitallearn.org
Tutorials from computer basics and email to Windows Office software | GCFlearnfree.org
Tutorials and articles on popular websites and apps | techboomers.com
Get advice about what’s appropriate for your child | commonsensemedia.org
Crowd-sourced recommendations on software by operating system or type | alternativeto.net