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Computers & Technology

Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides
Collaborate with co-workers in real time on documents, spreadsheets, and more.

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Live.com
Office Online, file and photo storage and sharing, Messenger, Hotmail and more

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Microsoft Cloud
The Microsoft Cloud helps businesses of all types scale to meet changing needs and drive productivity in a connected world.

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Zoho Writer
Easy online word processor.

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CNet
Product and softwre reviews for computers, cell phones, tablets, tvs and more.

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Healthy Computing
An "office ergonomics" website with information on carpel tunnel syndrome and how to use your computer and avoid injuries.

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Mac 101
From Apple. A guide to using a Mac effectively and efficiently.

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PC World
Technology news and reviews of tech products including computers, camcorders, printers, mobile apps, servers, cameras, tvs and more.

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SWALCO Electronics Collections
Where to dispose of unwanted computers, small appliances, televisions, and more.

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Techboomers.com
Techboomers.com is an educational website that teaches older adults and others with limited computer skills how to use the most popular websites on the Internet.

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Webopedia
Online dictionary of computer terms.

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Windows Help & How-to
Help with all currently supported Microsoft Windows operating systems.

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Digital Media Lab
The Digital Media Lab offers the space, equipment, and software for you to get creative with video, music, graphic design, and more.

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Gale Courses: Graphic Design
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses in computer based graphic design that you can take entirely online at no cost with a Highland Park library card.

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Photo Scanning: Tips for Using a Photo Scanner
This resource from HP has tips for getting the best scans of your photos and also a guide on purchasing a scanner.

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Internet Archive
A digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form.

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W3Schools Online
Learn to create websites with free tutorials in all web development techniques.

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A Parents' Guide to Internet Safety
From the F.B.I.

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APWG
Site for the Anti-Phishing Working Group where you can report a phishing attempt and learn about how to protect yourself.

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Microsoft Safety and Security Center
Free PC safety scans, spyware removal, and antivirus/antispyware software plus tips for avoiding phishing scams, protecting your personal information, and more.

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Scambusters.org
This site will help you identify the latest Internet Scams, Identity Theft, and Urban Legends.

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Android 101; A Guide to Using Your Android Phone
Ready to get started with your Android phone? This walk-through will have you up and running in no time.

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Blackberry Support & Services
Community forums, downloads, how-tos, and more.

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Book-A-Librarian
Make an appointment for one-to-one technology assistance with a member of the Highland Park Public Library staff.

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iPad Support
Answers to your questions about your iPad from Apple.

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iPhone Support
From Apple. iPhone how-tos, manuals, support.

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Think Free Online
A free web office suite with online storage that can be accessed online or from a mobile device.

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Windows Phone
Getting Started, how-tos, updates, apps & games plus more.

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Game Spot
Reviews, cheats, forums and more for computer games on PCs, gaming platforms, and phones.

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Goodwill Community Foundation
Free technology tutorials

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IN Pictures: Online Computer Tutorials
Online tutorials based on pictures for software including Microsoft Office, Open Office, web design and scripting languages.

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Mac Update
Comprehensive site for Macintosh programs and software reviews.

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Microsoft Office Training
Online tutorials for Office 2010 from Microsoft

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Microsoft Office Videos
Microsoft Office 2010 instructional videos.

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Microsoft Office Website
Everthing you need for Microsoft Office including templates for resumes, budgets, presentations, and more.

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Tutorialized
Tutorials for Graphics programs, Web development programs, Business Applications, Databases, Operating Systems, Video Editing and more.

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