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Tech Classes

Virtual Tech Class: How to Spot Fake News

Virtual Tech Class at 10:00am via Zoom

Have you ever seen an article shared on Facebook that seems too strange to be true? Have you ever shared a compelling headline on social media without reading the full text? Have you ever felt so overwhelmed by the amount of information on the internet that you don’t know what to believe?

Sometimes it's hard to tell the difference between news that is well-researched and comes from reliable sources and news that is false or misleading. 

Virtual Tech Class: Risky Clicks - How to Stay Safe Online

Virtual Tech Class at 10:00am via Zoom

As more and more things move online, Internet safety has become more important than ever. The Internet is a powerful and useful tool, but in the same way that you shouldn’t drive without buckling your seatbelt or ride a bike without a helmet, you shouldn’t venture online without taking some basic precautions. Cybercriminals have become quite savvy in their attempts to lure people in and get you to click on a link or open an attachment.

Virtual Tech Class: iPhone & iPad Basics

Virtual Tech Class at 10:00am via Zoom

Learn how to navigate, customize, and be able to use your iPhone and/or iPad in whatever capacity you'd like. We will discuss how to update apps, delete apps, privacy settings, and more.

Bring your fully-charged device, Apple ID and password, and questions.

PLEASE NOTE: This class will be held virtually via Zoom. After you register for the class, you will receive instructions on how to join the class and the the Zoom link. You MUST register in order to receive the link.

Virtual Tech Class: eZone Basics

Virtual Tech Class at 10:00am via Zoom

Learn how to access and navigate our digital collection through eZone. We will walkthrough how to download free ebooks, audiobooks, and streaming video to your media device (iPhone, iPad, Kindle, Kobo, etc.) We will also discuss OverDrive & Libby - the two apps you can use to download ebooks and audiobooks as well.

Have your library card, PIN number, any relevant Amazon, Apple, Android, or Barnes & Noble passwords, and fully charged eReading device ready to go for class. 

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