News & Events - Computer Classes

Microsoft Word: Beyond the Basics

Friday, June 22, 10:30am
Meeting Room 3


In this intermediate class, participants will learn to use automation tools in Microsoft Word. Topics will include styles, table creation, image manipulation, headers and footers. Feel free to bring documents to the class on a flash drive with specific questions. This is a hands-on class that will require typing and use of the mouse. Basic understanding of and comfort with Microsoft Word is required.
Registration suggested. Class capacity is 8 seats; drop-ins accepted if there’s room. 
Please sign up online or call the Information Desk at 860-347-2520.

LinkedIn Workshop

Friday, June 29, 10:30am
Meeting Room 3,

Looking for a job? Trying to make connections in your field? Join Russell Library's LinkedIn workshop. New to LinkedIn? Bring an updated resume and digital photograph (on a flash drive or available in email) to create a profile. We'll help you navigate LinkedIn's data entry system and customize your profile. For people who already have an account, we can help you develop your contacts, highlight your strengths, and suggest strategies to improve your profile. Recommended for people at all stages in their careers.
Registration suggested; drop-ins accepted if there's room. Class capacity is 8 seats.

Please sign up online or call the Information Services Desk at 860-347-2528.

Microsoft Excel: Sorting and Filtering Data

Friday, July 27, 10:30am
Meeting Room 3

In this introduction to Excel, participants will learn how to enter, sort, and filter data. Other topics will include basic spreadsheet design, working with multiple tabs, creating tables and pivot tables. General understanding of computers and comfort using the keyboard and mouse is recommended.
Registration suggested. Class capacity is 8 seats. Drop-ins accepted if there is room. Please sign up online or call the Information Services Desk at 860-347-2520.

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Self-paced computer skills training available anytime on your computer or device; or during regular Library hours on Russell Library Computers.

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