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Free computer courses

Libraries NI currently offers two computer courses.

Got IT? is a computer help programme delivered by Libraries NI staff to support people with little or no knowledge of computers.  Find out more about Got IT.

Go ON is a programme which takes skills one step further and allows people to enhance their computer abilities.  

Check out Go On for April - June 2019​ and Go On for July - September 2019​.

Go On 

The Go ON sessions include the following modules:

1-2-1 eClinic - IT help for beginners: help with your mobile device, general IT assistance, information about library e-services.

Art on your iPad - Find your inner artist using apps to create art work on an iPad. 

Creative Photos for Fun – Find out how to order prints and create photobooks online

eMagazines and eBooks - Find out how to access free eBooks and eMagazines on your mobile device. 

Facebook - Is it for you?  Find out more at this introductory course.

The Handmade Marketplace - Wish you could make money doing what you love? Selling your crafts online might be easier than you think!  Find out how to get started.

Intellectual Property - Find out how to protect your inventions, original designs, brands, products, company name and original written or recorded work.

Internet Scams (and how to avoid them) – Tips on how to stay safe online.

Introduction to the Cloud – a basic introduction to Cloud storage

An introduction to Kindle Fire - If you have a Kindle Fire and want to learn how to use it, then this is for you!

An introduction to Galaxy Tablet - If you have a Galaxy Tablet and want to learn how to use it, then this is for you!

iPad Camera - An introduction to the iPad Camera.  Learn how to take and edit photos using an iPad.

iPad iMovie App - Create a short digital film using photos. Learn how to add special effects, music, sound effects and text. 

iPad Introduction – a basic introduction to the iPad.  If you have an iPad or are thinking of getting one and want to learn how to use it, then this is for you!

Moneysaving - Moneysaving madness!  Sample websites that can help you budget, get cashback, compare prices, and cut the cost of grocery shopping.

More on the iPad - Take another step and discover more ways to use your iPad.

Organise Your Life Online – Find out about online banking, paying bills and websites offering money advice and benefits information.  Use NI Direct website e.g. to book your MOT.

Privacy and Security - Tips on keeping your online personal information private and secure

Shopping Online – Learn the basics of shopping securely online.

Starting Your Own Business - Interested in starting your own business? 

Find out about becoming your own boss - information on business opportunities, finance options, sales and marketing, business planning, tax, and I.T.

Travel – Use the internet to plan journeys and holidays.

Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram - An introduction.

Your Health Online – Useful tips and hints on keeping mind and body healthy, including self-help techniques.  Source reliable online information on health issues.