Oconee County Public Library, Oconee County, SC

Digital Resources

NEW RESOURCE:
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Value Line
 Investment and market information.

 

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OverDrive Digital Media. Also available as a mobile app for tablets and phones.

 

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ANCESTRY.COM LIBRARY EDITION

AncestryLibrary.com is an online, advanced genealogy resource. It also includes information about births, marriages, death notices, immigration records, complete census records (1790-1940) and much more. AncestryLibrary.com is available on all of our public internet computers at any OCPL branch, and on any device connected to our wireless internet.

Find more information about what is available with, and how to use, Ancestry.com Library Edition with this guide.

This database cannot be accessed from home.

 

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South Carolina’s Virtual Library.

 

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Language Learning on your computer. Can be used inside the library, or anywhere. Also available as a mobile app. Provided by the South Carolina State Library.

 

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Over 500 continuing education and lifelong learning classes. For FREE.

NEW USERS: To try Universal Class for the first time, log in here: http://oconeesc.universalclass.com/barcode-login.htm?enter+code

RETURNING USERS: To return to using Universal Class with a user name and password you have already created (NOT your library ID/card number), click here: http://library.universalclass.com/login.htm

Quick Facts

  • You are welcome to enroll in up to 5 courses.
  • You have up to 6 months to finish each course.
  • You have access to your course 24/7 via the Internet.
  • Attend class and do assignments on your schedule. Each course has a real instructor who you may communicate with using email.
  • These are non-credit courses and are provided for your personal enrichment. These courses are not intended to be a substitute for any state, government, licensing, or educational requirements.

Other Resources:

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Daughters of the American Revolution Genealogy Research Database

 

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Goodwill Community Foundation LearnFree.org — provides free classes in technology, learning and math.

Online Learning

Use these online resources to brush up on your technology skills!

Computer Basics

Keyboarding Practice
Learn Typing is an online free typing tutor. Free typing lessons have been prepared for people of all ages, experiences and abilities to learn typing.
More Keyboarding Practice
From the BBC WebWise Series. (You will need headphones or speakers for this site)
Mousing Practice
The Palm Beach County Library System presents this resource to help beginning computer users become familiar with using a mouse.
More Mousing
Central Kansas Library System’s tutorial for learning how to use a mouse. In English, Spanish, Tagalog, and other languages.
Full Computer Basics Lessons
Free online training on computer basics, including managing files, security, searching the Internet, blogs, RSS, email, Microsoft Word 2007, Excel, PowerPoint and more from the Akron-Summit County Public Library.
Microsoft Office Training
From Microsoft, training for their latest Office products including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and more

Internet

Basic Online Skills
This is a selection of guides available from BBC Webwise.
Bare Bones 101: A Basic Tutorial on Searching the Web
This tutorial from the University of South Carolina Beaufort evaluates specific search engines.

  • Hours

    Walhalla
    Monday & Tuesday, 9-9
    Wednesday - Friday, 9-6
    Saturday, 9-1
    Sunday, 2:00-5:30

    Seneca
    Monday - Thursday, 9-8
    Friday, 9-6
    Saturday, 9-4

    Westminster
    Monday, 11:30-8
    Tuesday-Friday, 10-6
    Saturday, 9-1

    Salem
    Monday, 10:00-6
    Tuesday-Friday, 8:30-5

  • Branch Locations

    Walhalla Library
    501 W. South Broad Street
    Walhalla, SC 29691

    Seneca Branch
    300 E. South 2nd Street
    Seneca, SC 29678

    Westminster Branch
    112 W. North Avenue
    Westminster, SC 29693

    Salem Branch
    5B Park Avenue
    Salem, SC 29676

  • Telephone Numbers

    Walhalla Library
    864.638.4133

    Seneca Branch
    864.882.4855

    Westminster Branch
    864.364.5760

    Salem Branch
    864.944.0912

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