Basic Computer Skills

Basic knowledge of computers is necessary in today’s world. The Library has books and other resources to help you learn about email, word processing, keyboarding (typing) among other topics.

Below are some links to various online tutorials.  This is not a complete list as there are many different sites that offer computer help.

The Peru Public Library does not endorse all of the content or advertising you may see on these sites.  These links are presented for educational purposes as resources for locating information and to practice skills.



Keyboard Basics

Typing Practice




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Office Tutorials from Microsoft, includes 2003, 2007, 2010 versions of Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word and moreOffice Online Training Microsoft Word

Microsoft Excel


Other Programs

Tutorials Directories