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Tech Department Highlights

Programs & Events

Basic Microsoft Word

Electronic Classroom

Learn how to copy and paste, format text, adjust margins, insert page numbers, use spell check an...

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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 Excel

Electronic Classroom

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

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iPad Basics Part I

Electronic Classroom

Learn the basics of using an iPad. Multi-touch gestures, notifications, the control center, Siri ...

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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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iPad Basics Part II

Electronic Classroom

Learn how to use common apps on the iPad such as Mail, Calendar and others. Customize the home sc...

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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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Microsoft PowerPoint

Electronic Classroom

Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint to create a dynamic slideshow with photos, videos, songs, t...

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Apple Mobile Devices with Connect It

Makerspace

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

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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