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North Shore Library News: May 12

Two Harbors Public Library News:

Resource Spotlight: Free Computer Skills Tutorials

Goodwill Community Foundation (GCF) offers free learning opportunities at gcflearnfree.org, including tutorials for learning about using computers. Some of the units are suitable for starting from the very beginning with computer basics. Other selections include email, Internet, social media, online safety, and other related topics. Each area is broken down into small topics to make it easy to go at your own pace. There are also sections for learning to use Word, Excel, and other Microsoft Office applications, typing practice, and a variety of other subjects.

Learnfree.org is a program of Goodwill Community Foundation and Goodwill Industries of North Carolina, Inc. No sign-in is needed. If you do create a free account, it will keep track of which units you have completed. This resource is available to anyone with access to the Internet. Library staff can help you get started if you come to the library to use a computer.

The library Online Resources list also includes access to other learning opportunities, including the Adult Learning Center in the Jobs Now database, and Learning Express in the Electronic Library Minnesota collection of resources. Another learning opportunity for computer skills is Adult Basic Education through AEOA in Two Harbors.

Silver Bay Public Library

New Fiction:

• Against All Odds by Danielle Steele

• Cutthroat by Clive Cussler

• Death's Mistress by Terry Goodkind

• Earthly Remains by Donna Leon

• Echoes in Death by J.D. Robb

• Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole

• Fallout by Sara Paretsky

• High Stake by Fern Michaels

• Hope Chest by Viola Shipman

• Murder on the Moor by Julianna Deering

• Murder on the Serpentine by Anne Perry

• My (Not So) Perfect Life by Sophie Kinsella

• No One is Coming to Save US by Stephanie Powell Watts

• Pekoe Most Poison by Laura Childs

• Song of the Lion by Anne Hillerman

• Spymaster by Margaret Weis

• Still Life by Dani Pettrey

• Railwayman's Wife by Ashley Hay

• Sleepwalker by Chris Bohjalian

• Ultimatum by Dick Wolf

• Under the Knife by Kelly Parsons

• War Cry by Wilbur Smith

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For more about library events, visit www.silverbay.com and www.twoharborspubliclibrary.com.

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