Computer Classes

PC Basics- Social Media

Participants will be introduced to various social media websites.Ages 18 and older.

Getting the Most out of Your Email Acount

Participants will receive hands-on training in the various ways to use their email accounts.Please call to register: 202-541-6226.Ages 18 and older.

Job Seekers' Drop-In Clinic

One-on-one support for basic activities in an online job search, including:Create an email account.Create a account.Create and save a sample job search.Start a resume.Work on an online application.

PC Basics for Beginners

For users who want to learn the basic functions of your Personal Computer. Come to our PC Basics workshop and become familiar with your computer. Register today at the library.

Downloadable Media Clinics

We know that downloading library e-books and audio books and using other digital resources can be confusing, even for the tech-savvy among us.

Downloadable Media Clinics

We know that downloading library e-books and audiobooks can be confusing, even for the tech-savvy among us. That is why we offer personalized assistance on a drop-in basis.Need help checking out digital materials, downloading them, or transferring library media to your e-reader, tablet, or smartphone?Stop by the Georgetown Neighborhood Library on Wednesday evenings, and we'll get you sorted out. Bring your device and your library card with you.Also, bring your laptop if you need help downloading onto a Nook or an MP3 player that is not also a smartphone.

Social Media 101: Google +

Google+ is a social network where individuals can share stories with their circle of friends, get involved in discussions, post photos and participate in video conference calls called Hangouts.

Word II Intermediate

Learn more features of this word-processing software that can help you further your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: L. TurnerComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics and Word I Basics.You will learn to:

Genealogists, Go Social!

Integrate social media into your love for family history!Want to find and reach out to family members using today's hottest genealogy tools?  Social networking was made for family historians. We will teach you how to embrace social media and make it work for you as a genealogist.  Social media is changing the way people connect with each other; imagine how this will allow you more ways to uncover those hidden family "treasures."  Use Facebook, Twitter, blogging, photo and document sharing ... we'll take the fear out of it for you!

Discover the Power of Twitter Tweet-A-Thon Style

A fun and interactive way for you to learn how to use Twitter!Twitter is an information network that brings people closer to what's important to them. Learn how to engage with the world around you, tweet-a-thon style!Instructor: R. FosterComputer Lab, Room 311A tweet-a-thon is like a Twitter-based marathon where the tweeter focuses on a particular topic - and since this is Social Media Week, the topic of this tweet-a-thon will be social media.