April 2006

What's New

.: CHANGE OCLS WEBSITE COLORS

Does the color scheme of the OCLS website not work well for you? Worry not! Whether you have low vision or are trying to show our website with a projector or just aren't partial to pastels, we can help you out. Select a different color scheme (also called a skin) by clicking on this link.

.: CATALOG HOME PAGE REARRANGEMENT

The catalog home page has been rearranged a bit. Changes include the Spanish catalog link moving to the upper right of the home page. And Library Policies has now been renamed Fines & Fees and links to the fines & fees page on the www.ocls.info  site under Get Your Card.

.: New Features on Auto Repair Reference Center Database  

Auto Repair Reference Center "ARRC" now features the audio/visual learning aid AutoIQ. This supplemental resource provides detailed content such as full-motion video and animated technical diagrams. Through this detailed and easy-to-understand interactive content, AutoIQ helps to visually demonstrate the purpose, functionality and service requirements of any vehicle system.

 

Classes

.:  Classes  - Pick of the Month

Computer courses spotlighted for the month of April feature Microsoft Word, a word processing software used everyday in nearly every school and business.  This application includes many useful features that would make your documents look professional and presentable.

If you are an Orange County Library System card holder, sign up today for classes at any of our locations.

  • Microsoft Word Levels 1- 4
    Learn word-processing concepts and terminologies.  Become familiar with the Microsoft Word environment and create a simple letter using basic Word features. Then, create professional and effective reports using graphics and clipart in Microsoft Word. Do you know how to create letters and labels using the Microsoft Word’s Mail Merge Wizard to combine multiple documents for mass mailing? Also learn how to create and format tables using Microsoft Word.
  • Microsoft Word Business Letter:  Create a business letter using the Microsoft Word’s Letter Wizard Template using various letter styles and writing techniques.
  • Microsoft Word Resume Writing: Use Microsoft Word templates to create a professional looking resumé.
  • Creating Organizational Chart Using MS Office Applications:  An Organization Chart allows you to present the hierarchical structure of a company or corporation. It can also be used to show the chain of command within a company.
  • How to Create Forms using MS Office Applications: Forms allows you to collect, organize and communicate information in a professional way.
  • Inserting Objects & Files in MS Office Applications: Learn how to insert objects or files such as Excel charts, Word documents, Photoshop and Bitmap images or Acrobat files into your document. Graphic charts or drawing make your documents visually appealing and convey information that is difficult to convey in words.

.:  New Classes for the Month

Orange County Library is offering 6 new classes for the month of April. Registration is required.  Click here to sign up!

HTML Level 4: Learn how to create web pages that use forms created from HTML scripting which can be used to collect information from Web site visitors.

Orlando Public Library - April 1, 11 and 28

Creating Organizational Charts Using MS Office Applications:  An Organization Chart allows you to present the hierarchical structure of a company or corporation. It can also be used to show the chain of command within a company.

Orlando Public Library - April 5 and 17

How to Create Forms using MS Office Applications: Forms allows you to collect, organize and communicate information in a professional way.

Orlando Public Library - April 5 and 18

Inserting Objects & Files in MS Office Applications: Learn how to insert objects or files such as Excel charts, Word documents, Photoshop and Bitmap images or Acrobat files into your document. Graphic charts or drawing make your documents visually appealing and convey information that is difficult to get across in words.

Orlando Public Library – April 5 and 19

Marketing Your Small Business: Learn how to find online resources to market and promote the growth of your business.

Orlando Public Library - April 4 and 20

PowerPoint Nivel 3 en Español: Aprenda a crear presentaciones atractivas añadiéndole movimientos y efectos especiales.

Orlando Public Library – April 28

.:  Kids and Teen Classes

Keep your kids busy on Saturdays in April there are a lot of classes offered at the main library and the branches. 

Click here to view the classes and to register today.

 

Did You Know?

.: CLASSICAL MUSIC ONLINE

Classical.com is a streaming classical music service that includes more than 10,000 music recordings that you may listen to from your computer. It also includes extensive program notes, composer biographies and images. 

.: Database of the Month

D&B International Business Locator is the largest single source on U.S. and international business information available right on your PC.  Provides one-click access to more than 28 million public and private companies in over 200 countries. 

.: STANDARD DEVIANTS MATH HELP

Need Help In Solving Mathematical Equations? Try Our Site for a review.

 
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