The Library offers free computer classes for those who need a skills brush-up or who have had minimal experience with technology. If you are looking for assistance with an e-reader or Overdrive, visit our Downloads page.
Computer Class Schedule
The Library offers an ongoing series of introductory computer classes. These classes are designed to introduce job seekers to basic, entry-level computer skills. Unless noted, all classes meet in the basement training room at Main. Participants must have some familiarity with a keyboard and mouse use.
Due to popular demand, classes now require advanced registration. Call 608.789.7122 or stop by the Reference Desk (2nd floor at Main) to register or pick up a schedule.
Windows 10 (link updated 4/17)
Windows 7 for beginners
Internet for beginners (link updated 4/17)
Word 2010 part 1
Word 2010 part 2
Excel 2010 part 1
Excel 2010 part 2
Excel 2010 part 2 practice workbook
Design a free website with Weebly
Facebook: the basics (link updated 4/17)
Facebook: security and settings (link updated 4/17)
Windows 7 Control Panel
Using your Android phone
iPhones for beginners
Manage your digital pictures - Windows 7
Manage your digital pictures - Windows 10
Basic Computer Security
Editing photos with Pixlr
Introduction to Canva
Other Resources Outside the Classroom
Western Technical College. Check out their fall lineup of free technology classes
New User Tutorial. This is a very basic introduction to using a computer, for those with no experience. Free.
Keybr.com Online keyboard instruction. Free, but simple account set-up required to use.
GCFLearnFree.org. Many online tutorials covering technology, math, reading, workplace skills, and more. Free.
Techboomers.com. Learn how to use different popular websites. Free.
Basic Computer Skills Course. This offers an introduction to many common skills needed to use a computer and the Internet. Free.