Connect Now @ Oshkosh Public Library

Connect Now @ Oshkosh Public Library
Learn basic computer skills or job search tips in a comfortable, no-pressure setting.
FREE, small group hands-on sessions taught by a librarian who can provide personalized instruction and support.Connect Now
Held in the Library’s Technology Lab (Lower Level) 
Class Limit: Four participants per session.

For more information or to sign up, please call 920-236-5205

Computer Basics
Learn basic skillls and take the mystery out of using a computer. 
Schedule & class descriptions

Tips & Tricks for Job Seekers
Learn how to search for or apply for a job online.
Schedule & class descriptions



Computer Basics

Internet Basics, Part II
Monday, April 14 at 10 a.m.

Learn how to search and find what you are looking for on the Internet.  Find job information, phone numbers & addresses, driving direction, news, entertainment, shopping, and much more.
Skills Required:  Basic computer skills (i.e. mouse, keyboard, open/close programs)

Introduction to Facebook
Monday, April 28 at 10 a.m.

Learn how to set up your profile and begin connecting online with friends, family, and anyone else out there via The Social Network.
Skills Required:  Basic computer skills (i.e. mouse, keyboard, open/close programs);  Familiarity/comfort with basic Internet skills (hyperlinks, searching online, etc.)

Microsoft Word 2010, part I
Monday, May 12 at 10 a.m.
Learn the basic layout and capabilities Word has to offer, including basic typing, text editing, saving, and printing.
Skills required:  Basic computer skills (i.e. mouse, keyboard, open/close programs)

Microsoft Word 2010, part II
Monday, May 19 at 10 a.m.
Be introduced to some of Word’s more stylish features beyond the basic typing.  Learn to create dynamic and professional looking documents using Word 2010.
Skills required:  Basic computer skills (i.e. mouse, keyboard, open/close programs); Basic knowledge of Word 2010
 



Tips & Tricks for Job Seekers


Creating Résumés using Word 2010, Part I
Monday, April 14 at 2 p.m.

Learn the basic functions and capabilities of Word 2010 in order to meet all of your word processing needs.  Learn to use Word to create professionally format resumes, cover letters, and many other types of correspondence and writing projects, both professional and personal.
Skills required:  Basic computer skills (i.e. mouse, keyboard, open/close programs); Basic Word skills

Creating Résumés using Word 2010, Part II
Monday, April 28 at 2 p.m.

Learn the basic functions and capabilities of Word 2010 in order to meet all of your word processing needs.  Learn to use Word to create professionally format resumes, cover letters, and many other types of correspondence and writing projects, both professional and personal.
Skills required:  Basic computer skills (i.e. mouse, keyboard, open/close programs); Basic Word skills