The Norman Transcript


March 31, 2014

Library offers computer classes

NORMAN — The Norman Public Library has set its schedule for free computer classes for April. Classes will take place in the Computer Training Center of the library, 225 N. Webster Ave.

Norman Public Library computer instruction is intended for beginners. Each class consists of verbal and visual instruction and includes guided practice through various activities.

Patrons may confer with a librarian about their computer skills and what the Computer Training Center can provide to enhance those skills by calling 701-2697 and also can enroll in classes online at

The April class schedule includes:

· Computer Use Classes

Beginning Mouse and Keyboarding Skills – 1-3 p.m. Tuesday

Computers, Inside and Out – 1-3 p.m. Wednesday

Windows, Part 1: The Operating System and Desktop – 1-3 p.m. Thursday

Windows, Part 2: Navigating the Internet – 1-3 p.m. Friday

Windows, Part 3: Manage Your Files – 1-3 p.m. April 11

· Computer Software Classes

Word Processing, Part 1: An Introduction to Managing Words using the Computer – 1-3 p.m. April 7

Word Processing, Part 2: Cut, Copy and Paste – 1-3 p.m. April 8

Word Processing, Part 3: Shortcuts and Special Features – 1-3 p.m. April 9

Word Processing, Part 4: Page Setup and Tables – 1-3 p.m. April 10

Introduction to Microsoft Excel, Part 1 – 1-3 p.m. April 14

Introduction to Microsoft Excel, Part 2 – 1-3 p.m. April 15

Introduction to Microsoft Excel, Part 3 – 1-3 p.m. April 16

Introduction to Microsoft Excel, Part 4 – 1-3 p.m. April 17


· Internet-based and Informational Classes

Understanding Your Credit Report – 9 a.m. –noon (come and go) April 5

Beginners Email – 9:30-11:30 a.m. April 11 – 10 a.m.-noon April 17

Get a Facebook Account – 12:30-1:30 p.m. April 18

Facebook for Beginners – 1:30-3:30 p.m. April 18

Microsoft PowerPoint – 1-3 p.m. April 21

Microsoft Publisher – 1-3 p.m. April 22

Pinterest Pointers – 1-3 p.m. April 23

Instagram Insider – 3:30-5 p.m. April 23

Digital Photography – 1-3 p.m. April 24

Travel Planning Online – 6:30-8:30 p.m. April 24

What’s Twitter? – 1-3 p.m. April 25

Build a Computer – 1-3 p.m. April 26

Image Editing, Part 1 – 1-3 p.m. April 28

Image Editing, Part 2 – 1-3 p.m. April 29

Introduction to Smart Phones – 1-3 p.m. April 30

— Transcript Staff

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