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Microsoft Word 2013

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DSC Word 2013 Guide

Check out the Microsoft Word 2013 presentation in DSC Library's Digital Literacy Research Guide. It will guide you through the basics of Word, from opening and saving files to formatting text, inserting headings, and copying and pasting text. For the accompanying handout, click here.

GCFLearnFree.org Microsoft Word Tutorial

Free online tutorials on Word, brought to you by the Goodwill Community Foundation. Learn the basics or skip ahead to more advanced levels.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

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DSC PowerPoint 2013 Guide

View the Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 presentation from DSC Library's Digital Literacy Research Guide. It will get you started with PowerPoint, from creating the title slide to applying designs and inserting and editing text and images. For the accompanying handout, click here.

GCFLearnFree.org Microsoft PowerPoint Tutorial

Free online tutorials on PowerPoint, brought to you by the Goodwill Community Foundation. Learn the basics or skip ahead to more advanced levels.

Computer Basics

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DSC Computer Basics Guide

The Computer Basics presentation in DSC Library's Digital Literacy Research Guide gives an overview of key vocabulary and fundamentals of how to use a computer, including tutorials on the mouse, keyboard, web browsing, and saving to a USB drive. For the accompanying handout, click here.

GCFLearnFree.org Computer Basics Tutorial

Free online tutorial on the basics of computers, from terminology to troubleshooting. Browse other topics for more advanced computer tips and tricks.

Typing Tutorials

Big Brown Bear Typing Tutorial

This typing tutorial emphasizes using correct finger placement to improve touch-typing skills. Each level must be mastered before advancing to the next.

Sens-Lang.org Typing Games

Watch tutorials, practice typing letters, symbols, or numbers, play games, or test your words-per-minute rate.

Keyboard Shortcuts

This handout is a list of basic keyboard shortcuts to perform tasks like copy, paste, select text, change font attributes, etc.

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Last Updated: 1/29/14