1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025
847-729-7500 • Monday-Friday 9 AM-9 PM
Saturday 9 AM-5 PM • Sunday 1 PM-5 PM
Lost in the Internet? We’ll help you find your way. Learn how to find and evaluate useful websites.
Spend less time searching and more time finding what you need. Basic search skills required.
Overall introduction to this popular word processing software.
Format your document and learn how to work with pictures and clip art.
Learn the layout of the EXCEL spreadsheet, how to input data, and the basics for writing formulas.
First Monday of the Month
May 4, June 1, July 6 & August 3, 7-8:30 PM
Join this Internet user discussion group— a monthly Q&A for exploring websites, social media, online searching, and the Library’s electronic resources. Topics vary monthly. New members are welcome.
Make connections. Build your professional identity. Learn how to network on this social media site. Must have a valid email address.
Navigate the ins and outs of online classified ads on this popular website. This class will focus on buying/selling, searching rental ads, and avoiding scams. Must have a valid email address.
Get started with the basics, including signing up, creating a profile, and adding friends. Must have a valid email address.
Use online tools for travel plans, including purchasing airline tickets and vacation packages.
The Library’s online resources provide a wealth of information for investors, consumers, and small businesses. Learn how to access this information—in the Library or at home.
Google provides many tools besides searching the Internet. Come explore some of the more popular ones such as Docs, YouTube, and Voice. Gmail account required. Limit 12.
What is Twitter, anyway? Get acquainted with this online social networking service that has more than just text messaging. Please sign up for a Twitter account before class.
Let this social media program help your business grow by increasing visibility on the web. Business accounts are free. Valid email account required. Limit 12.
Get started with the basics, including signing up, creating a profile, and adding friends. Valid email account required.
Find your immigrant ancestors. Learn about different types of immigration records, where to find them, and how to use them.
Learn how to find European sources for your immigrant ancestors.
The story of the best-selling book Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand, about the life of WWII P.O.W. survivor Louis Zamperini, is a riveting story of survival, suffering, salvation, and forgiveness. WWII Air Force B-29 pilot Byron Kinney will share his personal connection to this fascinating story via his mission to Japan, which was instrumental in saving 700 starving POWs—including Zamperini. Mr. Kinney will also speak about the continuing story of their relationship, especially during the past 25 years. In partnership with the North Suburban Genealogical Society.
Discover the impressive free database and extensive online services offered by this nonprofit genealogy organization.
Download eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines 24/7 with MyMediaMall and Zinio, free services to Glenview Library cardholders. Learn about these services in this special series of workshops and tutorials.