Clinton Public Library has  books to help you learn about computers.  Search the Library’s catalog or look for books in the 004-005 sections in the non-fiction. Feel free to ask a librarian if you need any assistance.

Here’s a list to get you started:

Computer Basics

  1. Computers for seniors for dummies by Nancy Muir (004.16 MUI)
  2. Laptops for seniors in easy steps by Nick Vandome (004.16 VAN)

Computer Hardware Maintenance

  1. Troubleshooting and Maintaining your PC all in one for dummies by Dan Gookin (004.16 GOO)

Windows Operating Systems

  1. My Microsoft Windows 7 PC by Katherine Murray (005.4 MUR)
  2. Windows 8: The missing manual by David Progue (005.4 POG)
  3. Windows 10 for dummies by Andy Rathbone (005.446 RAT)

Social Media

  1. AARP Facebook: tech to connect by Marsha Collier (006.7 COL)
  2. Talking back to Facebook: the common sense guide to raising kids in the digital by James Steyer (004.67 STE)
  3. The rough guide to social media for beginners: getting started with Facebook by Sean Mahoney (006.7 MAH)
  4. How to find a job with Linkedin, Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, and other social networking by Brad Schepp (650.14 SCH)
  5. Social Networking space: from Facebook to Twitter and everything in between by Kelsey Todd (006.7 KEL)
  6. Twitter tips, tricks, and tweets by Paul McFedries (006.7 MCF)
  7. The Twitter Book by Tim O’Reilly and Sarah Milstein (006.7 ORE)
  8. My Pinterest by Michael Miller (006.7 MIL)

Buying and Selling on the Internet

  1. Create your own online store in a weekend by Allanah Moore (658.8 MOO)

Web Building

  1. Drupal for dummies by Lynn Beighley (006.7 COL)
  2. WordPress for dummies by Lisa Sabin-Wilson (006.7 SAB)
  3. Sams teach yourself WordPress 3 in 10 minutes by Chuck Thomas (006.7 TOM)
  4. Web design demystified Wendy Williard (006.7 WIL)
  5. The complete idiot’s guide to WordPress by Susan Gunelius (006.7 GUN)
  6. The complete idiot’s guide to HTML and CSS3 by Joe Kaynak (006.7 KRA)

Mobile Devices

  1. iPad: the missing manual by J.D. Biersdorfer (004.1675 BIE)
  2. iPad for Dummies by Edward C. Baig and Bob LeVitus (004.16 BAI)
  3. Teach yourself visually iPad by Lonzell Watson (004.16 WAT)
  4. iPad in easy steps by Drew Provan (004.16 PRO)
  5. My iPad by Gary Rosenzweig (004.16 ROS)
  6. The NOOK book: an unofficial guide by Patrick Kanouse (004.16 KAN)

Image Editing

  1. Photoshop elements 12 for dummies by Barbara Obermeier (006.686 OBE)
  2. The digital art technique manual for illustrators and artists: the essential guide by Joel Lardner (776 LAR)
  3. Digital photo doctor by David Asch & Tim Daly (775 DAL)
  4. Digital Photography for dummies by Julie Adair King and Serge Timacheff (778.3 KIN)

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