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page 49 page 48 Try B4 U Buy Not sure which type of tablet to buy, or what the difference is between them all? We have Apple iPads and Android tablets for you to try, as well as valuable advice on important things to consider before purchasing. Come along, have a go and see for yourself. If you’re keen to find out how to tackle a tablet, control a computer or find your way around the web, then your local library is the place to be. Choose a class from this brochure, or speak to a friendly advisor at a Digital Skills Information Session for advice and details of the full range of courses available. Digital Skills Information Sessions What can I learn? The basics of PCs, tablets, iPads or internet, email or something else? Book a digital skills information session with our friendly advisors to find out what’s on offer. In your 20-30 minute individual appointment, we will find the right class for you. Available at Barrhead Foundry, Clarkston, Giffnock and Mearns Library. Get Connected: iPad and Android tablets Learn how to connect to the internet using East Renfrewshire Libraries' free Wi-Fi and browse the internet on your own Apple iPad or Android tablet. We can provide an iPad or tablet if you don't have one. iPad sessions Android tablet sessions Barrhead Foundry Library Monday 12 February, 10 – 11.30am Friday 18 May, 1 – 2.30pm Barrhead Foundry Library Wednesday 17 January, 10 – 11.30am Friday 6 April, 1 – 2.30pm Clarkston Library Friday 2 February, 10 – 11.30am Clarkston Library Friday 2 March, 10 – 11.30am Giffnock Library Tuesday 16 January, 10 – 11.30am Thursday 19 April, 2 – 3.30pm Giffnock Library Thursday 22 February, 2 – 3.30pm Mearns Library Monday 26 March, 2.30 – 4pm Giffnock Library Thursday 8 February, 2 – 3.30pm Tap ‘n’ Talk: Skype Would you like to keep in touch with family and friends who may be far away? Bring your tablet and have fun learning how to download, register and use Skype to make and receive video calls. You must bring your own tablet (Android, iPad, other), have an e-mail address and a mobile phone. Barrhead Foundry Library Monday 19 March, 10am – 12noon Downloading Digital Magazines Read your favourite UK magazines for free on your tablet anywhere. Learn how to download, access and explore a range of magazines. You must bring your own tablet. Downloading eBooks & eAudiobooks Learn how to download eBooks and eAudiobooks. Read or listen to your choice of books. Manage your library account online: borrow, reserve or extend your borrowed books. You must bring your own tablet. Mearns Library Thursday 22 February, 10 – 11.30am Snap ‘n’ Share Learn how to snap photos with your tablet and share them by email. You must bring your own tablet (Android, iPad, other), have an e-mail address and a mobile phone. Mearns Library Tuesday 10 April, 10.30am – 12noon And lots more! These are just a selection of our classes and dates - check our website or book a Digital Skills Information Session to find out more. We have classes on PCs as well as tablets. Clarkston Library Friday 26 January, 10 – 11.30am Mearns Library Monday 29 January, 2 – 3.30pm Tuesday 1 May, 10 – 11.30am FOR MORE INFORMATION & TO BOOK YOUR PLACE CONTACT YOUR FOR MORE INFORMATION & TO BOOK YOUR PLACE CONTACT YOUR LOCAL LIBRARY OR VISIT www.ercultureandleisure.org/getonline LOCAL LIBRARY OR VISIT www.ercultureandleisure.org/getonline