Antioch District Library offers a variety of computer courses for you to take. Below are some examples of what we offer. Please see the Calendar for all currently available classes with dates and times.
One-on-one instruction will help you get started with e-mail, word processing, or other computer skills currently covered in the library’s computer classes. Please call the library at 847-395-0874 to reserve a spot. Students may use the library’s computer or bring a personal laptop. Please be aware that computer coaching sessions are limited to one session per person per month due to the popularity of this program.
Basics of Microsoft Word
The Basics of Microsoft Word is designed to get you familiar with creating Word documents. Anyone can type a letter to a friend. However, in this class, you will learn how to make fancy fonts, reorganize words and phrases, and even insert images to help communicate with people in creative ways.
Basics of Microsoft Excel
In The Basics of Microsoft Excel, we will go over the basic functions of spreadsheets. With Excel, you can do everything from organizing contact information to setting a monthly budget. After this class, you will know how to enter information, reorganize it, and make a financial tracking budget.
The Computer Basics Class is designed to get you started in using the computer. From identifying the On/Off buttons to how to use the keyboard and mouse. In this class you will become familiar with the parts of a computer you normally use every day.
Android Device Class
How do I know if I have an Android device? Generally, if it is not an Iphone, Ipad, or Apple product, chances are it is an Android. We will have small classes that focus on the basics of Android devices. We will go over important functions, apps, and how to make your device work for you.
Apple Device Class
Do you have an Iphone or Ipad that you know can do amazing things, but just haven’t figured out how to do them? We will have small classes that focus on the basics of Apple devices. We will go over important functions, apps, and how to make your device work for you.