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Technology classes



lynda.com 101

Learn with the library on your device anytime!
ORPL digital resources, lynda.com 101: learn at your pace anytime. Lynda, part of LinkedIn Learning, boasts over 15,000 diverse expert-led online courses in a flexible format with new content weekly. Courses are video-based and offer transcripts and closed caption.
In this introduction to Lynda attendees will learn to use the lynda.com platform including:

  • Creating an account
  • Navigating: Searching & Resume
  • Playlists & Bookmarks
  • Exercise Files
  • Course Certificates
Great for first-time users, patrons that need a refresher, or experienced users that may have questions about the platform or want to learn about features they may not be using.

Register for the webinar here.

You will receive an invitation with a link to join the program on Thursday 9/24/2020 at 1:00 pm.

To access Lynda.com, you will need an ORPL library card and PIN. If you don’t already have one, fill out the Digital Access Library card application here.




Overdrive 101

Enjoy the library on your device wherever you go! 
In this introduction to OverDrive, attendees will use the OverDrive and Libby Apps to learn how to do the following:
  • Download and setup the Apps
  • Search for eBooks and audiobooks
  • Borrow books, Navigate books, & Place Holds
  • Stream Movies
  • Return Items
  • Use Wish Lists and Tags
  • Borrow Kindle Books
Great for first-time users, patrons who need a refresher, or experienced users who may have questions about the App or want to learn about features they may not be using.

Did you miss the webinar? Watch it here!
Download the handout and follow along: OverDrive




DIGITAL PRIVACY AND SECURITY 101
Join us online for a webinar on Digital Privacy & Security 101, a pilot program for ORPLs Technology Classes. In this introduction to Digital Privacy and Security attendees will:

  • Understand the basic concepts of digital privacy and security.
  • Evaluate potential privacy and security risks by conducting threat modeling.
  • Learn specific tools/strategies you can implement as part of a security plan.
Did you miss the webinar? Watch it here!
Download the handouts and follow along: Digital Privacy and Security & Threat Modeling