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Help for New Users - Tutorials - Computer Terms - Internet Service Providers -

 Search Engines - Technical Sites - Tools - Identifying Hoaxes


Help for New Users

Collection of resources from NY State libraries

The Internet and mail order viagra Searching

20 Things I Learned

An introduction to the web and browsers in a short, easy to read e-book.


A variety of resources for both new and seasoned users.

Evaluating Web Pages

Learn how to quickly find what you need to know about a web page and use a checklist to generic viagra in the united states evaluate whether the website can be trusted.


Get More Out of Google Search

HackCollege offers simple tips for a more accurate Google Search strategy.

Learn the Net: The Web At-A-Glance


Navigating the World Wide Web

An introduction to using a mouse and navigating the World Wide Web.

Typing and Using a Mouse


New User Tutorial

Practice the basics of using a computer mouse.



Typing lessons and games for beginners.  Registration is recommended to track your progress, but not required.



A hands-on tutorial that will give you a lot of practice using a mouse.


Email and Software


Apple (Mac)


iPad Blog (

iPad information, news, reviews, and tips.


iPod (Requires Quicktime to play)

Good Tutorials

Software, website building and photography tutorials.


How to Get a Free E-mail Account

Links to the most popular free e-mail sites.


Beginner's guide from Mashable


Microsoft Office 2007 Tutorials

Online tutorials created by Florida Gulf Coast University for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and FrontPage.

Microsoft Operating Systems (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, etc.)

Microsoft Applications (Word, Excel, etc.) 

Facebook for Beginners - Mashable


Twitter for Beginners - Mashable


More Tutorials

Code Academy

Fun exercises to help you learn to write code for building websites, games, apps, and more!


Device Simulator - Verizon

Interactive tutorials for any device (tablet or smartphone) supported by Verizon.

Google Docs/Drive


OverDrive (downloading e-books and audiobooks)

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Computer Terms The Internet Dictionary

A glossary with definitions of generic cialis next day delivery online terminology and words.



An online dictionary for computer and Internet terms.



Definitions for computer and Internet terms.


Glossary of Computing Terms

University of South Carolina's glossary.


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Internet Service Providers


Cable vs. DSL

Compares the two most popular high-speed Internet connection types.


How to Pick the Right ISP

How to choose an ISP based on your surfing personality and needs.

*There are many Internet Service Providers (ISPs) available in the Capital Region. The library does not recommend or endorse any specific ISPs. For listings and further information, check the Yellow Pages under "Internet Services."


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Search Engines


Computer Database

Subscription content including articles from popular magazines and journals.  (UHLS library card required.)


Internet Archive Wayback Machine

A service that allows users to viagra for daily use visit archived versions of Web sites. Visitors to the Wayback Machine can type in a URL, select a date range, and then begin surfing on an archived version of the Web.


The Pandia Goalgetter: Search Engine Tutorial

This short and buy tramadol cash on delivery easy guide will tell you how to search the cheepest levitra Web more efficiently.


Search Engine Showdown

Detailed analysis of Internet search engines, their features, databases, and strategies.


Search Engine Watch

A guide to using Internet search engines and search engine registration and ranking issues.


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 Technical Sites


All Over Albany

Handy map of WiFi locations in the Capital Region.

Information, tips, fixes, workarounds, and answers for Microsoft Windows.



Tech news, reviews, and downloads.



Automatically scan license agreements for interesting words an phrases.  Discover potentially hidden behavior about the software you would like to install.



A magazine for Macintosh users. Features product evaluations and instructional content.


PC World

A computer magazine with many product reviews and comparisons.


Smart Computing in Plain English

The magazine's website contains tips, FAQs, and a handy Q&A board.


Symantec Security Response

Computer virus threats, security advisories, and hoax information.


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Free instructions, tools and downloads for hardware / software recovery and updates.  For intermediate to advanced users.


CD Recovery Toolbox

Recover files from damaged or corrupted CD/DVD/HD DVD/Blu-Ray disks (free).

Want to upgrade your memory to speed up your computer, but don't know which kind to order tramadol overnight buy?  Crucial has two different tools to help you find compatible memory upgrades for your system.  Please note, this page is about RAM memory, not storage memory.

Document Sharing: Dropbox - DropSend - Google Docs - Scribd - SkyDrive

Use these sites to store documents and media "in the cloud" and share with whomever you select.  Most offer a free account with limited space, with the option to purchase more.


Identify which program can open a file.  For example, .pdf files can be opened in Adobe Reader, Nitro Reader, Foxit, etc.


Online Converter

Universal file format converter for audio, video, image, document, and e-book files.  No software download required.  100 MB file size limit.


Convert a long link into a short link.  Short links are helpful when working with a limited number of only here generic cialis india characters, such as with Twitter or text messages.



Universal conversion site.  Converts all of the formats listed above, plus CAD and compressed files.  Supports download and levitra online usa conversion of online objects using URLs.  This site also features options to send and manage large files.


Identifying Hoaxes

Did you ever receive an email or hear a story you weren't sure you could trust?  Check these sites to see if it is a scam.


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