Using Computers

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


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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


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


Computer/Internet Tutorials - Guides and tutorials for all things computer-related. - 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. - Free educational resources for all sorts of vocational skills.