Computer and Technology Tutorials

Computer and technology tutorials

Learn the basics of computers, the Internet, Microsoft Office and much more.

Digital Learn

DigitalLearn.org is a collection of self-directed tutorials for end-users to increase their digital literacy. Developed by the Public Library Association.

GCFLearnFree.org

GCFLearnFree.org has courses on: Microsoft Office, Windows, Android and Apple devices and more.

Lynda.com

Lynda.com offers over 3,500 video tutorial courses led by experts on web design, software development, business skills, home and small office, project management, graphic design and much more. You will need to create an account with Lynda.com using an email address to keep track of your progress through the courses.

Download Lynda.com for Mobile Devices
Instructions for Logging in with the Lynda App

There are a few extra steps to log in to your Lynda.com account using the mobile app. Follow these steps to log in to the app:

  1. From the login screen, tap on the Organization tab on the top.
  2. On the Organization screen, you will need to use the Web Portal option.
  3. Type in huntsvillelibrary.ca into the box under Web Portal and tap log in.
  4. You will be taken out of the app to a screen where you will enter your 14-digit library card number (no spaces) and your Library Card PIN (last 4 digits of your telephone number).
  5. You can allow the app to remember your library login for ease of access.
  6. There will be another prompt to "Open in Lynda.com". Tap Open to open the app.
  7. Accept the terms of service.
  8. You will be taken to the main page of the app. Enjoy Lynda.com!

Techboomers

Techboomers has courses on: how to stream, how to use social media, how to shop online and more.

The Ultimate Guide to Windows 10

The Ultimate Guide to Microsoft Windows 10 Troubleshooting is an extensive and comprehensive guide to troubleshooting and solving common problems in Windows 10.

Coding tutorials

Interested in learning coding? Try out one of these websites to learn about coding.

Codecademy

Codecademy offers free coding classes in 12 programming languages including: Python, Java, JavaScript, Ruby, SQL, HTML, CSS and more.

Code.org

Code.org offers free coding lessons for all ages.

Lynda.com

Lynda.com offers over 3,500 video tutorial courses led by experts on web design, software development, business skills, home and small office, project management, graphic design and much more. You will need to create an account with Lynda.com using an email address to keep track of your progress through the courses.

Download Lynda.com for Mobile Devices
Instructions for Logging in with the Lynda App

There are a few extra steps to log in to your Lynda.com account using the mobile app. Follow these steps to log in to the app:

  1. From the login screen, tap on the Organization tab on the top.
  2. On the Organization screen, you will need to use the Web Portal option.
  3. Type in huntsvillelibrary.ca into the box under Web Portal and tap log in.
  4. You will be taken out of the app to a screen where you will enter your 14-digit library card number (no spaces) and your Library Card PIN (last 4 digits of your telephone number).
  5. You can allow the app to remember your library login for ease of access.
  6. There will be another prompt to "Open in Lynda.com". Tap Open to open the app.
  7. Accept the terms of service.
  8. You will be taken to the main page of the app. Enjoy Lynda.com!

Khan Academy

Khan Academy has free online courses in many subjects, including coding.

Scratch

Scratch is a visual coding language for kids. You can create stories, games and animations with Scratch.

Contact Us