August Computer Classes

The library will provide laptop computers for use in the class but you are free to bring your own computer or devices Space is limited so register now! Call 203-287-2680 or click the Sign Up button.


Tuesday, August 6 at 1:00PM – Resume Writing Using Word or Google Docs

Do you need to create a resume or improve an existing one? In this class you will learn how to use applications like Microsoft word and Google Docs to create professional-looking documents using templates, as well as tips on formatting a plain-text resume for submitting online.

This class is for those with a basic familiarity with computer use and some experience using a word processor. Click here to Sign Up for this EventSign Up


Wednesday, August 7  at 6:00PM – Microsoft Excel – Formulas

This course is designed to provide an overview of formulas and functions in Microsoft Excel 2013; topics covered include the formula/function syntax, cell referencing, basic mathematical functions and a brief introduction to IF statements.

Prior experience with basic Excel features is strongly recommended, as is a good grasp of basic computer skills. Click here to Sign Up for this EventSign Up


Tuesday, August 13 at 1:00PM – Job Search Using Indeed.com

Indeed.com is the largest job search engine currently in use in the U.S. This class is designed to help you navigate and use Indeed.com to search for and apply to jobs online. Click here to Sign Up for this EventSign Up


Wednesday, August 14 at 6:00PM – Intro to Microsoft Word

This class is designed to provide an overview of working with Microsoft Word 2013. Click here to Sign Up for this EventSign Up


Tuesday, August 20 at 1:00PM – Downloading eBooks & More with Libby, Hoopla, and RB Digital

This course is designed to provide an overview on using Libby, Hoopla and RB Digital. These services allow you to borrow electronic materials such as eBooks and eAudiobooks free of charge through the library.
NOTE: A Hamden Library Card is required to use these services through the Hamden library. Non-residents will need to check with their home library to see if these services are available to you. The general interface for these services is the same between libraries, but content and features available on these services may vary depending on your home library. Click here to Sign Up for this EventSign Up