Free Pratt Library computer classes teach personal computer basics, job and career computer skills, and Microsoft Office and Google applications.Browse Classes
Free Computer Classes
All computers can be used for up to one hour. Reservations are not available.
Computer Class Locations
Central Library: Public Computer Center (temporarily closed)
Upcoming Computer Classes
Online Class Sessions An Email account is required to register In this 6-week series, 5 topics will be discussed…October 18, 2 PM
In this 6-week series, 5 topics will be discussed: ABCs of the PC, Skill Builders’ Workshops, Introduction to Computers…October 19, 10:30 AM
Accessibility & Technology
A wheelchair-accessible computer workstation is available at each computer center. Many computers also have ZoomText software which magnifies the screen image for individuals with visual disabilities, and a voice component so that the page can be read aloud.
All training center computers have a Windows 10 operating system, Microsoft Office 2016 programs, Mavis Beacon typing tutorial program, and printers.
Online Computer Training
When you are not in class, practice your skills at any Pratt Library location, or in the comfort of your home with the following resources.
Gale Courses: free courses, mostly 6 weeks long, offer introductory, intermediate, and advanced computer tutorials in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Access and many more. Complete the course and receive a record of completion certification.
Tutorials for New Computer Users
Computer & Internet Access
Enjoy free access to computers and the internet at all Pratt Library locations.