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Library Corner

November 15, 2012

Learn how to use your digital book reader

Libraries throughout the Four County Library System offer a free digital books service. If you have a device, and want to learn more about it and how to use our service, take a class here at the library. Librarian Sarah Livingston will offer classes to help you learn more about your reader and the free service.

For this hands -n workshop, participants should bring their laptop and be able to connect to a wireless Internet connection. The class will focus on laptop users, but anyone interested in learning may attend. Kindle class attendees do not need a laptop, but may bring their own if they prefer. Basic buttons and menus on your device will also be covered.

Please sign up for one time slot. Classes are approximately 1 to 1½ hours long and registration is required. Call the library at 432-1980 or sign up in person for these classes. The schedule is as follows:

Audio Books: 9:30 a.m. Nov. 27 or 2 p.m. Nov. 29.

Non-Kindle Format: 2 p.m. Nov. 27; 10 a.m. Nov. 28; 4 p.m. Nov. 29.

Kindle Format: 11 a.m. Nov. 27; 4 p.m. Nov. 28; 10 a.m. to Nov. 29.


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