Tutorials for Digital Literacy
from the Public Library Association
If you are new to computers, or are a little unsure and uncomfortable, DigitalLearn has the tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed. See a tutorial overview here.
These self-directed tutorials cover the most basic skills, such as using a computer, navigating a website, and searching. Modules are video-based with narration, 6 to 22 minutes long, written in plain language. Practice basic skills like using a mouse, creating an email address, navigating a website, and more. Once you have practiced the basics, be more productive, connect with friends and family, and to stay safe online.
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