Computer Classes and Handouts

Upcoming Computer Classes

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Date: Monday, December 18, 2017
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Learn the basics of mixing a multitrack song in Presonus Studio One digital audio workstation. Understand how to create a stereo mix. Explore dynamic, frequency and time-based audio effects. Demonstrate these effects using auxiliary sends and channel inserts. Discuss the functions of the master stereo bus/final output.

Date: Monday, December 18, 2017
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel in this hands-on class. Basic computer skills required (e.g. using mouse and keyboard).

Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word in this hands-on class. Basic computer skills required (e.g. using mouse and keyboard).

Registration is encouraged but not required.

Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Central Library

Library staff is available to help with your eReader, laptop or other gadget/tech questions. Assistance is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. In-depth/additional questions may require a future Book a Librarian appointment when others are waiting.

Date: Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

Schedule a half-hour of one-on-one research, ebook, or computer help. Call 970-434-6936 to register.

Date: Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Learn about what the Internet is and basic terms in this hands-on class. Students will become familiar with using web browsers to navigate the Internet. Other skills covered include bookmarking favorite websites, printing from the Internet and basic Internet searching. Basic computer skills required (e.g. using mouse and keyboard).

Registration is encouraged but NOT required.

Date: Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Learn the basics of Mac OS.

Date: Thursday, December 21, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: Central Library Computer Lab
Location: Central Library

Google is much more than a search engine!  Learn about other free Google Tools like Google Maps, Google Calendar, Gmail and more. Before participating in this class, trainees should be able to use a mouse, follow a link, type an Internet address into the Address Bar, and type information into a Text Box.

Registration is encouraged, but not required.

Date: Thursday, December 21, 2017
Time: 10:00am - 11:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Discussion on modern sound recording. Learn about waveforms, proper gain staging and converting audio signals from the analog to the digital domain and back! Understand sample rates and bit depth in digital recording. Common cable types and connections. Examine microphone types, their frequency response, sensitivity, polar patterns and common uses.

Date: Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Central Library

The Tech Table for 12/26 had been canceled.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  We'll resume Tech Table Tuesday on 1/2/18 at the usual time of 12-2 pm.

Date: Thursday, December 28, 2017
Time: 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: Central Library

Library staff is available to help with your eReader, laptop or other gadget/tech questions. Assistance is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. In-depth/additional questions may require a future Book a Librarian appointment when others are waiting.

Date: Friday, December 29, 2017
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Edit and enhance your photographs using Adobe Photoshop. In this course you will learn Photoshop fundamentals and the basic tools available at your disposal. Set-up your work environment, open files, and perform various editing functions that this software has to offer.

Date: Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Location: Central Library

Library staff is available to help with your eReader, laptop or other gadget/tech questions. Assistance is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. In-depth/additional questions may require a future Book a Librarian appointment when others are waiting.

Date: Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Clifton Branch

Schedule a half-hour of one-on-one research, ebook, or computer help. Call 970-434-6936 to register.

Date: Wednesday, January 3, 2018
Time: 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Discussion on modern sound recording. Learn about waveforms, proper gain staging and converting audio signals from the analog to the digital domain and back! Understand sample rates and bit depth in digital recording. Common cable types and connections. Examine microphone types, their frequency response, sensitivity, polar patterns and common uses.

Date: Thursday, January 4, 2018
Time: 9:30am - 11:00am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Learn the basics of Mac OS.

Date: Thursday, January 4, 2018
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Location: Fruita Branch

Schedule a half-hour of one-on-one research, ebook, or computer help. 2 half-hour appointments are available per session. Call 970-858-7703 to register.

Date: Thursday, January 4, 2018
Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: Central Library Mesa Room
Location: Central Library

Learn how to download library eBooks to your eReader. Feel free to bring your own device. Registration is encouraged.

 

 

 

Date: Saturday, January 6, 2018
Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. Orientation classes last an hour. Walk-ins welcome!

Date: Saturday, January 6, 2018
Time: 10:30am - 11:30am
Location: 970West Studio
Location: 970West Studio

Take the first step toward using the 970West Studio. Orientation classes last an hour. Walk-ins welcome!