THIS THURSDAY MARCH 13 Got a computer question? We're here to help! DROP IN at the Orange Beach Public Library Meeting room for a quick consult with Reference Librarian.
Computer Classes for Winter at OBPL are in full swing! This January we will be conducting classes on iPad, Facebook, Internet Security and more. February will offer reviews of these courses along with new classes in Gmail and Google Plus. March will also include classes for Kindle and the professional network LinkedIn, by popular demand. Please see our calendar for details or pick up a schedule from Orange Beach Public Library.
The library now offers all Orange Beach Library cardholders free access to AtoZdatabases, a business and marketing leads database with strong job and people search components.
AtoZdatabases includes 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents and is ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more. Search by multiple limits including geography, business size & type, length of home ownership, and household income.
The library is conducting a trial Overdue Fine Forgiveness period from April 20th until October 20th, 2013. Fines will still appear on your account until waived at the Orange Beach desk. We can only waive fines for Orange Beach cards.
Technologies can be great tools or a huge source of frustration. We want to make sure you have the information you need to begin enjoying the possibilities of your new electronic world.
The library offers help!
* Technology Classes - 1 hour group classes held in the Meeting Room on various topics of interest
* Book-a-Librarian - 30 minute individual appointments to answer specific questions
Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.
A to Z Maps provides current and historical political maps of the world, continents, countries and all U.S. states. These maps are appropriate for study and can be printed for inclusion in reports. Specialized maps are also available describing climate, ecology, weather, earthquakes and bathymetric/fishing data.
The help you need to get started reading free library books on your device.
This class will introduce CamelliaNet, the library's downloadable audio and electronic book catalog. We will practice:
Please bring your iPad to class.
This independent, 1-hour session is part of the library's free weekly technology workshop series designed for beginning to intermediate-level computer users. You may attend all sessions or just pick-and-choose those most interesting to you.
This independent, 1-hour session is part of the library's free weekly technology workshop series designed for beginning to intermediate-level Apple computer users. You may attend all sessions or just those most interesting to you.