Tuesday, March 17th, 2-4pm:
Learning to use Flipster-Your access to free magazines!
Flipster is the newest addition
to the library's online collection. It's free for you as
a library patron and you can access dozens of current
magazines from Consumer Reports and Car & Driver
to Rolling Stone and People. Join us to learn how get
started reading your favorite magazines on your desktop,
laptop, or tablet.
Tuesday, March 24th, 2-4pm:
Setting up and Managing an Email Account
Email accounts are nearly a
requirement in this day and age and if you're still
lacking one and a bit overwhelmed by starting the
process we're here to help! Join us to set-up an email
account or learn how to manage the one you already have.
Tuesday, April 14th, 2-4pm:
Ebooks and Audiobooks
You've got e-readers and we've
got ebooks, it's a match made in a library. Join us
Tuesday, April 14th from 2-4pm in the library computer
classroom for a FREE class on accessing our online ebook
and audiobook collection through your e-reader, tablet,
smart phone, or computer. No registration required.
Please bring the device you intend to use as your
Tuesday, April 21st, 2-4pm:
Library Database Series:
Overview of Marvel!
The library offers thousands magazines, newspapers, and
reference books available anywhere in the State of Maine
through the online resources of MARVEL! This class is
the first of our Library Database Series and will give
you an overview of the resources available to you
through this great service.
Tuesday, May 26th, 2-4pm:
Library Database Series:
Novelist and Flipster
Just in time for summer we've
got you covered on finding new authors and books that
suit your tastes. Novelist is a wonderful resource
available through our MARVEL! database and we're here to
get you started discovering titles, authors, and
recommended reading based on your interests. We'll also
discuss how to use Flipster-the great way to read
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2-4pm:
Library Database Series: Transparent Language
Looking to learn a new language
or brush up on those Spanish classes from high school?
Join us to learn about Transparent Language Online, a
free resource through the library.
Transparent Language Online bridges the gap between
learning a language and using that language in the real
world by allowing users to do both - all in one program.
Tuesday, July 21st, 2-4pm:
Have you wanted to set up a
Facebook account to help you keep in touch with friends
and family but were a bit overwhelmed by the process?
Then this class is for you! We'll help you set up your
account and go over the basics of using it, including
your privacy settings and you'll be looking a pictures
of grandkids and kittens in no time!
You must have an email account in order to use Facebook.
Get comfortable and confident
with computers at the Bangor Public
Library's Computer Lab sessions
Wednesday afternoons from
2:00 to 4:00pm
Struggling with that new tablet? Need help setting up an email account?
Curious about using our online catalog of ebooks and
audio books? Come on by with your questions; bring your
laptop, e-reader, tablet, or smart phone; or we can use
the library computers to get you up and running.
ALL CLASSES ARE FREE. Individual lessons are
available by appointment.
Questions? Call the Reference Department at 947-8336 ext