Way has a wide selection of computer books for those that can self teach. For everyone else, we have unique programs and computer classes.
One-on-one Technology Help
Way offers one on one technology help. Our staffers can help you learn more about any technology issue that may be confusing you, including: your laptop, software, tablet, phone, email, ebooks, audiobooks, and more. These sessions are 30 minutes in length and completely free, but are by appointment only. You can book an appointment by visiting our online calendar or by calling 419-874-3135 x 119.
Way also repeats a series of hands-on computer classes throughout the year. This series occurs approximately 5 times each year. Currently scheduled computer classes are listed below; follow the links to sign up once events are open.
Intro to Computer and Windows 10
Monday, September 27 @ 10:00am
Learn the basics of using a computer and Windows 10. We will cover powering on and powering off a computer, the different parts of a personal computer system, navigating Windows' start menu, accessing settings, and more. We will also delve into some of the differences between this version and previous versions of Windows.
Intro to the Internet
Wednesday, September 29 @ 10:00am
Learn how to use an internet browser to get around on the World Wide Web. Topics covered in this class will include Internet Safety, Google, Way Library Catalog, Library Databases, Blogs, and much more.
Intro to Microsoft Word 2016
Monday, October 11 @ 10:00am
Learn to use Microsoft Word to draft everything from a resume to a letter to your congressman. This class will cover the very basics of word processing, such as learning correct typing methods, error correction, and text formatting, saving and opening documents and inserting pictures and clipart.
Intro to Microsoft Excel 2016
Wednesday, October 13 @ 10:00am
Learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel 2016. Attend this class to learn about Cells, Workbooks, Cell formatting, functions, and equations. We will create a simple budget complete with formatting during this one and a half hour class.
One-on-One Tech Help
Way Library is again offering one-on-one in-person tech help. Appointments can be scheduled in 30-minute intervals on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Appointments can be scheduled at the following link: https://waylibrary.libcal.com/appointments/techhelp.