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Intermediate Microsoft Word

Electronic Classroom

Learn how to manipulate images, create an automatic table of contents, use mail merge and more. C...

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Basic Microsoft Excel

Electronic Classroom

Gain practical knowledge using Microsoft Excel to design spreadsheets. Learn how to format cells,...

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GIMP: the Free Photoshop

Electronic Classroom

Learn how to perform intricate photo editing. Work with layers to add a personalized watermark to...

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Intermediate Microsoft Excel

Electronic Classroom

Use Microsoft Excel to turn your spreadsheets into charts and tables. Learn how to use absolute a...

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Google Drive

Electronic Classroom

Need to backup your files? Learn how Google Drive, a cloud-based file storage and synchronization...

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Facebook Basics

Electronic Classroom

Have questions about Facebook? Get answers and learn great tips on navigating the social networki...

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Apple's Photos

Electronic Classroom

Master Apple’s Photos app. Practice taking, viewing, editing, organizing, sharing, syncing, sto...

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Apple Mobile Devices with Connect It

Makerspace

A Certified Apple Consultant answers your questions about Apple mobile products including iPhones...

Basic Microsoft Excel

Electronic Classroom

Format cells, use formulas, insert functions and perform other basic tasks to design Excel spread...

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Mac 101

Electronic Classroom

Do you need to learn the basics of a Mac? Learn how to personalize the computer, use the finder, ...

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Basic Microsoft Word

Electronic Classroom

Copy and paste, format text, adjust margins, insert page numbers, use spell check and more. Regis...

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Intermediate Excel Part II

Electronic Classroom

Customize your spreadsheets as you learn how to use sparklines, apply VLOOKUP, audit a worksheet ...

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Intermediate Excel Part I

Electronic Classroom

Learn to use absolute and relative cell referencing, conditional formatting, sorting, and more! R...

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Intermediate Microsoft Word

Electronic Classroom

Learn how to manipulate images, create an automatic table of contents, use mail merge and more. ...

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Online Safety

Electronic Classroom

Learn how to protect your computer from malware, guard your privacy and spot scams! Increased awa...

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Intermediate Excel Part II

Electronic Classroom

Customize your spreadsheets as you learn how to use sparklines, apply VLOOKUP, audit a worksheet ...

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Basic Microsoft Word

Electronic Classroom

Copy and paste, format text, adjust margins, insert page numbers, use spell check and more. Regis...

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Basic Microsoft Excel

Electronic Classroom

Format cells, use formulas, insert functions and perform other basic tasks to design Excel spread...

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The Vestavia Hills Library is proud to offer more than 50 public computers for use by our patrons. We offer both PCs and iMacs throughout the library, all with internet access. The computers in the Children’s Department have various educational games, while those in the Teen and Adult Departments offer access to the Microsoft Office Suite. Additionally, three computers in the Electronic Classroom offer access the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite.

The Electronic Classroom has 10 iMac computers used for a wide variety of training, including Basic Mac, Basic Windows 10 and Office 2010 courses. The Electronic Classroom is open for public use from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. weekdays, except when classes are being taught. Be sure to sign up for our email list to receive class schedules and special tech event notifications.

Enjoy free Wi-Fi access from your personal laptop or mobile device throughout the library, including our Rooftop Garden and Outdoor Amphitheatre areas.

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