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.

For a full list of computer classes being offered this fall and class descriptions, please click here.

  • Computer classes are free of charge.
  • Each class meets for one session.
  • Classes meet at the Anderson 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

Dec
23
Sun
Libraries Closed for Christmas
Dec 23 – Dec 26 all-day
Libraries Closed for Christmas

All library locations will be closed December 23 – 26, 2018. Visit our website for available online services: www.andersonlibrary.org.

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

Come to class prepared to ask computer or other related electronic device questions. Get help with other electronic devices as well!

This class is limited to 12 participants.

Prerequisite – Computer Basics and Microsoft Office Applications

One session / 2 hour class.

Jan
14
Mon
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics @ Main Library
Jan 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mousing & Keyboarding Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Learn how to click, double-click, click-and-drag, and scroll with the mouse. Practice typing and editing text, numbers, and symbols with the keyboard.

This class is limited to 12 participants.

Prerequisite – No previous computer experience needed.

One session / 2 hour class.

Jan
31
Thu
Computer and Internet Basics @ Main Library
Jan 31 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Computer and Internet Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Unravel the mystery of computers as you learn about the parts, the difference between hardware and software, what an operating system is, and how to create and store files. Dive into the internet using Google Chrome or Internet Explorer to perform simple searches and find websites. Learn how to navigate the web and evaluate site content. Get basic online etiquette and Internet safety tips. (Computer Basics now taught with Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016)

This class is limited to 12 participants.

Prerequisite – basic mouse and keyboarding skills required.

One session / 2 hour class.

Feb
2
Sat
Windows 10 Basics @ Main Library
Feb 2 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Windows 10 Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Become familiar with the new Windows 10 operating system. Learn how to navigate to and use programs and apps, accesss new features, and adjust settings.

Prerequisite: Computer Basics.

Class limited to 12 participants.

One class session / 2 hours

Feb
7
Thu
Open Lab @ Main Library
Feb 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open Lab @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Come to class prepared to ask computer or other related electronic device questions. Get help with other electronic devices as well!

This class is limited to 12 participants.

Prerequisite – Computer Basics and Microsoft Office Applications

One session / 2 hour class.

Feb
14
Thu
Email Essentials @ Main Library
Feb 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Email Essentials @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Learn how to send, receive, reply and forward email messages with a Yahoo training account. Learn how to set up your own free email account. Practice opening and saving attachments, organizing messages, placing them in folders and creating a contact list. In addition, learn basic email etiquette.

This class is limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – completion of Mousing Basics and Computer/Internet basics.

One session / 2 hour class.

Feb
21
Thu
Microsoft Word Basics @ Main Library
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Microsoft Word Basics @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Become familiar with the basic functions in the Microsoft Word program. Practice the basic skills of the program including editing templates, selecting and formatting text, cutting/copying/pasting text, and saving documents.

This class is limited to 12 participants.

Prerequisite – basic mouse skills.

One session / 2 hour class.

Mar
7
Thu
Computer and Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library
Mar 7 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Computer and Internet Basics @ Anderson Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Unravel the mystery of computers as you learn about the parts, the difference between hardware and software, what an operating system is, and how to create and store files. Dive into the internet using Google Chrome or Internet Explorer to perform simple searches and find websites. Learn how to navigate the web and evaluate site content. Get basic online etiquette and Internet safety tips. (Computer Basics now taught with Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016)

This class is limited to 12 participants.

Prerequisite – basic mouse and keyboarding skills required.

One session / 2 hour class.

Mar
21
Thu
Intermediate Microsoft Word @ Main Library
Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Intermediate Microsoft Word @ Main Library | Anderson | South Carolina | United States

Review the basic skills of Microsoft Word and learn more about how to format text and clip art. Learn how to use the more advanced Word functions. Create numbered and bulleted lists, use tab stops, and create tables.

Completion of MS Word Basics or permission of the instructor is required to take this class. Limited to 12 students.

Prerequisite – completion of MS Word Basics.

One session / 2 hour class.