All computer classes except Tech Time, Drop-In Computer Lab, and One-on-One Instruction require participants to be confident using a computer and proficient with a keyboard and mouse.
Computer Tutor 1 on 1
Mon, Wed, Fri, 2:30-3pm
Librarians are offering 30 minutes of one-on-one help with a computer topic of your choice. When registering, patrons will choose between the basics of Word, Excel, e-mail, Facebook or Internet. Register at 248-349-0720.
iPad Tips & Tricks
This course is designed to launch first-time owners into a comfort zone with their iPads. You don’t need any computer background in order to take this class. All you will need is your iPad, already registered and working, and your Apple ID.
Word 2013 Basics
Learn the basics of creating, modifying, and saving documents using Microsoft Word in this hands-on workshop. Participants must have basic computer experience.
Learn how to download Library items to your eReader with hands-on instruction. Please make sure that you have an active Novi Library card in order to access materials. Kindle users will also need their Amazon login and password.
Zinio Digital Magazines
Learn how to access full digital issues of selected magazines using the Zinio service with your Library card. Users can view their magazines through a web browser or on custom apps for Apple, Android and Windows 8 smartphones and tablets. You must have a Novi Public Library card to access this service.
VHS to DVD Workshop
This is a hands-on workshop that will have you working on a PC using the Edius software. Transfer your VHS tapes onto a DVD using the Library’s Creation Station. Bring your VHS tapes and blank DVDs. Attendees should be comfortable using a PC.
Excel 2013 Basics
Learn how to create, modify, and save spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel in this hands-on workshop. Participants must have basic computer experience.
This is a one-on-one session with a computer tech on a topic of your choice. Investigating your family tree? Microsoft Word has you stumped? We have the tools to help.
Get Inspired With Pinterest
Learn to create and share virtual “boards” full of inspiration and ideas about your passions and hobbies. Plan a wedding, collect recipes, share crafting know-how and more with your friends online! Participants must have basic Internet experience.
Join us for a demonstration of the Library’s 3D printer! We will showcase easy-to-use software that lets you design your own models, a 3D scanner that allows real-world objects to be turned into models, and of course the CubePro printer itself!
PowerPoint 2013 Basics
Design dynamic visual presentations by selecting suitable design layouts, inserting text and images, and using animation to enhance your slideshow in this hands-on class. Participants must have basic computer experience.
Blogging can be a great marketing tool for your business, career, or just for fun. Learn the basics of Google’s blogging service.
Make Your Résumé Work For You
Gain confidence that your résumé will stand out with this workshop covering résumé styles, formats, do’s and don’ts. We will provide employment resources that can be found at the Novi Library.