Using Computers

Find information about the basics of computer use, the Internet, e-mail, and more from the resources below.


Books


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004.67 Snell - Sams Teach Yourself Internet and Web Basics


004 Gookin - Buying a Computer for Dummies


004.03 Downing - Dictionary of Computer and Internet Terms


004.67 Gralla - How the Internet Works


621.39 White - How Computers Work


Videos


004.6 E-MAIL - Computers for Seniors: E-mail & the Internet


Websites


Computer/Internet Tutorials - Guides and tutorials for all things computer-related.


GCFLearnFree.org - Lessons, videos, and tutorials for computer basics, Microsoft Office, the Internet, and more.


How Computers Work - Discover the inner workings of your computer, including computer accessories and even viruses.


Illustrated Guides - Learn about word processing, spreadsheets, Microsoft Windows, and more with these easy-to-understand illustrated tutorials.


Learn the Net - Learn how to use the Internet, email, and more.


Mouse Exercises - Practice using the mouse with these exercises.


Online Tutorials - Tutorials for using computers and the Internet, including using the mouse, email, and more.


SeniorNet - Offers help for learning computers and other technologies, as well as hundreds of discussion topics for seniors.


Terminology - Understand technical jargon using this online dictionary of computer and Internet terminology.


Typing Tutor - Learn to type using this free online typing tutor.


Wired Seniors - Features a wealth of websites of interest to those over 50.


WorkSC.org - Free educational resources for all sorts of vocational skills.