Computer-Related Training Resources

Keene HotspotKeene is Your Hot Spot
Just bring your laptop into the library, fire it up and search the available wireless networks for KML-Public.  And if you have problems connecting, we'll do our best to troubleshoot with you.

  • InPictures computer tutorials - Learn how to use Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Word (version 2003 or 2007) as well as openOffice products, web basics like HTML and various web programming (MySQL, PHP or Perl) basics.
  • Techboomers - Free educational website that teaches older adults and others with limited computer skills how to use the most popular websites on the internet.   
How-to Guides
Email How-to-Guide
Here is a guide to email that you can print out and use to help you with some of your questions about email and how to get started, sign in to your account, read emails and send emails.

Beginner's Computer Class Slides
Clink on the link for the Beginner's Computer Class slides. This will help you get familiar with your computer and be able to teach yourself new things. 

Beginner's Computer Class Email
These slides will help you get familiar with what email is, where and how to get an email account, and how to create an email. Also look to the Email How-to-Guide to help you.