Computer Classes


We offer a wide range of hands-on technology training that will make you more confident when using computers in the library, at work, at home or when looking for a job.

  • Computer classes are free of charge.
  • Each class meets for one session.
  • Classes meet at the Main Library Computer Training Lab on the second floor.
  • Registration is required. To sign up, come by the Reference Desk or call (864) 260-4500 x126.

Get more information about computer classes offered throughout Anderson County here.

Class Schedule

May
5
Thu
Microsoft Excel Basics @ Main Library
May 5 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Microsoft Excel Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Get an introduction to the basics of using Excel 2010, a spreadsheet program for data management. This class is designed to show you how to get started using the basic tools of the Excel spreadsheet. Explore the parts of a workbook and learn how to enter, edit, and duplicate data. Practice inserting formulas, formatting text, resizing columns, creating charts, renaming and deleting sheets, and printing.

This class is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – basic mouse skills, basic keyboarding skills, and MS Word Basics.

One session / 3 hour class.

Microsoft PowerPoint Basics @ Main Library
May 5 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Microsoft PowerPoint Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint as a tool to create professional-looking presentations and slide shows. PowerPoint allows you to construct presentations and set up your slideshow with automated settings or for manual viewing.

This class is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – basic mouse skills, basic keyboarding skills, and MS Word Basics.

One session / 3 hour class.

May
9
Mon
Microsoft Publisher Basics @ Main Library
May 9 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Microsoft Publisher Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Publisher can be used to create high quality personalized flyers, cards, newsletters, and more. Examine publication options and learn how to customize a template by adding text and shapes, changing colors, inserting images, and formatting text.

This class is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – basic mouse skills, basic keyboarding skills, and MS Word Basics.

One session / 3 hour class.

May
12
Thu
Open Lab @ Main Library
May 12 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Open Lab @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Come to class prepared to ask computer or other related electronic device questions. Learn how to use your computer, phone, or tablet more efficiently with one-on-one hands-on help. Ask questions and get answers about Computer Basics, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher. Get help with other electronic devices as well!

This class is limited to 10 students.

Prerequisite – Basic Mouse, Basic Computer/Internet Skills, and Basic MS Word Skills

One session / 3 hour class.

iPad Basics with Pages @ Main Library
May 12 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
iPad Basics with Pages @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Learn how to use your tablet more efficiently. Find out how you can use your tablet to do research, increase your productivity, and entertain! Please bring your Apple account ID and Password to class.

This class covers free ebooks, digital audiobooks, and downloadables from the Anderson County Library.

This class is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – basic computer skills.

One session / 3 hour class.

May
16
Mon
Android Tablet Basics @ Main Library
May 16 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Android Tablet Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Learn how to use your tablet more efficiently. Find out how you can use your tablet to do research, increase your productivity, and entertain! Please bring your Google account ID and Password to class.

This class covers free ebooks, digital audiobooks, and downloadables from the Anderson County Library.

This class is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – basic computer skills.

One session / 3 hour class.

May
19
Thu
Introduction to Facebook @ Main Library
May 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Introduction to Facebook @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

You’ve heard about Facebook, now get started learning how to use Facebook. Learn how to set up your profile, find people, and understand privacy. Email and Internet Basics are required.

This class is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – Email Essentials and Computer/Internet Basics.

One session / 3 hour class.

May
21
Sat
Free Online Classes through Universal Class @ Main Library
May 21 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Free Online Classes through Universal Class @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Attention students and lifelong learners! Continue your pursuit of knowledge! Get an introduction to Universal Class – free, courtesy of the Anderson County Library System. Learn anything, anytime, anywhere. Choose from over 500 online courses. Start learning today!

In this session, learn how to make the most of Universal Class, how to set up your account, and how to get started learning. This session is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – basic mouse skills, basic keyboarding skills, and Computer/Internet Basics.

One session / 2 hour class.

Open Lab @ Main Library
May 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Open Lab @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Come to class prepared to ask computer or other related electronic device questions. Learn how to use your computer, phone, or tablet more efficiently with one-on-one hands-on help. Ask questions and get answers about Computer Basics, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher. Get help with other electronic devices as well!

This class is limited to 10 students.

Prerequisite – Basic Mouse, Basic Computer/Internet Skills, and Basic MS Word Skills

One session / 2 hour class.

May
23
Mon
Mousing Basics @ Main Library
May 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Mousing Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

The mouse is one of your computer’s communication tools. Learn how to click, double-click, click and drag, and scroll with the mouse.

This class is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – no previous computer experience needed.

One session / 3 hour class.