Free Computer Classes
Open to adults ages 18 and older.
See our current offerings and register for Computer Classes on the e-calendar.
Self Directed Learning
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Online Learning with Coursera, brought to you by the NYS Department of Labor
Through Coursera, unemployed New Yorkers will have access to nearly 4,000 programs across high-growth industries and can hone skills in data science, business, and technology. Many of these programs are pathways to certifications, professional certificates and can help elevate your career.
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Niche Academy – in partnership with RCLS, this site contains videos to help with library related software as well as general software introductions. Videos include Hoopla, Libby, Social Media and the Enterprise catalog.
Other Computer Training, Practice and Classes
Employment & Training – OrangeWorks
Computer classes are often offered through Orange Works.
Search the course catalog for computer courses.
You can use Excel to enter all sorts of data and perform financial, mathematical or statistical calculations.
Goodwill Community Foundation
Online classes in computers, reading and math.
This free educational website teaches older adults and others with basic computer skills how to use the most popular and trusted web resources like Dropbox, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and more.
Learning Express – Popular Software Skills Center
FREE online computer classes including Microsoft products and much more!
FREE online classes on topics such as Adobe training, business applications, computer Basics, computer programming, image editing, learn HTML, Microsoft training, software programs and technology skills. ** Register using your Newburgh Free Library card.
Short, introductory computer courses
Free NY DMV Practice tests: https://rcls.driving-tests.org/new-york/
2 Minute Tech Support Videos (some quick tips from our Tech Support class)