COMPUTER HELP AT THE LIBRARY
Thursdays from 2:30-4:00 p.m.
Center for Lifelong Learning
Whether you are a beginner or an experienced user, stop by and a Tech Tutor will help with your questions. One-on-one appointments are also available by calling 419-625-3834. We can help with:
Basic Computer Skills:
- Learning to use a mouse and keyboard
- Computer features
- Searching the Internet
- Signing up for and using email
- Searching online for jobs
- Applying online
- Paperless resume
Thursday, April 27, from 2:30-4:00 p.m.
Center for Lifelong Learning
Learn to use your own device to access thousands of digital titles 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Read e-Books and digital magazines, listen to audiobooks and music, and even watch movies and TV shows right on your device. A Tablet Tutor can teach you how! One-on-one appointments are also available by calling 419-625-3834.
- eReader - Tablet
- iPad - Smartphone
DIGITAL MEDIA STUDIO TUTOR
Tuesdays from 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Have you ever wanted to produce a movie or record a song? Stop by the Digital Media Studio and see how your creative ideas are possible using our Sound Recording Studio, Visual Recording Studio, and Editing Studio. One-on-one appointments are also available by calling 419-625-3834.
DIGITAL MEDIA STUDIO CLASSES and STUDIO TOURS
** Registration is required for ALL DMS classes and tours.
VISUAL RECORDING STUDIO (18 years and up)
Equipment for use includes a Canon Rebel camera with HD video recording, a portable Flip Video UltraHD camera, a portable lighting kit, backdrops, and green screen wall. Completing the iMovie and iPhoto class is required prior to scheduling time to use the Visual Recording Studio to familiarize you with iMovie and iPhoto and Studio guidelines.
SOUND RECORDING STUDIO (18 years and up)
Equipment for use includes audio and instrumental microphones, a pop screen, and an iMac with GarageBand installed. Completing the GarageBand class is required prior to scheduling time to use the Sound Recording Studio to familiarize you with GarageBand and Studio guidelines.
iMOVIE AND iPHOTO
Learn the basics of using an iMac computer and Apple’s entry-level video and photo editing programs, iMovie and iPhoto. Tour the Visual Recording Studio. After completion of this class and tour, you will be eligible to schedule time to use the Visual Recording Studio and Editing Studio. Registration is required as class size is limited to 6.
Thursday, April 20, at 10:30 a.m.
Learn the basics of using an iMac computer and GarageBand, the audio recording and editing software from Apple. Completion of this class makes you eligible to schedule time to use the Sound Recording Studio and Editing Studio. Registration is required as class size is limited to 6.
FOR TWEENS AND TEENS
STAR WARS HOUR OF CODE
Friday, April 21, at 2:30 p.m.
Learn the basics of computer coding with characters from Star Wars. Registration is required as seating is limited to 14. (suggested for ages 7 and up)
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SLIDE CONVERSION EQUIPMENT
A Wolverine F2D Mighty Digital Slide Film Converter can be checked out for use at the Library. Stop by Children’s Services for more details.
A lot of information is out there. Let us be your personal guide! This service, available to Sandusky Library cardholders, allows you to receive personal assistance from a librarian for 30 minutes (twice per month). Requests for specific times depend on staff availability. To schedule a session, call the Library AT 419-625-3834.