• New hours at Chapman starting December 1

    Beginning December 1, the Chapman Branch will operate during new hours. The branch's new schedule will be 11am-8pm Mon-Fri, 10am-7pm on Saturdays, and noon-6pm on Sundays.

  • The Big Read
    There was nothing to do now and the days were long and empty. —from "When the Emperor Was Divine"

    The Big Read

    The Big Read gives communities the opportunity to come together to read, discuss, and celebrate literature. From now through April 2015, The City Library will be hosting events and book discussions centered on Julie Otsuka's novel "When the Emperor Was Divine". The Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in partnership with Arts Midwest.

  • Savvy Senior Movies
    Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength. Betty Friedan

    Savvy Senior Movies

    At 2:00 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, the Main Library hosts films about and starring seniors.

  • Performing, for me, has always been a very inner process Barbara Streisand

    A monthly showcase of short new works and works-in-progress by local artists in many disciplines. One Sunday a month, come see new pieces in music, dance, writing, film, theater, performance art and the like, each 12 minutes or less.

COMPUTER CLASSES EVENTS
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Excel 2013 Part I: Basic Skills

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Learn basic spreadsheet skills in Microsoft Excel 2013, including entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, and formatting and previewing worksheets.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Excel 1: Basic Components

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Learn to open Microsoft Excel, add, edit, or delete data in a cell, change the size of rows or columns, use the autofill feature, and save your data.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Excel 2: Format/ Formulas

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Learn to create basic formulas and how to use pre-made formulas, called functions.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part I

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Learn basic word processing skills, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; and formatting text.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part II

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Learn to format individual sections of your document in Microsoft Word 2013, including section breaks, columns, and page formatting.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Excel 3: Filter/Sort

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Learn about useful features built into Microsoft Excel, such as sorting, filtering, and document protection.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Learn to work with and print worksheets, and how to use pre-designed worksheets called templates.

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Word 2013: Part III

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Learn how to create and format tables, columns and rows in your Microsoft Word 2013 document.

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Word 2013: Part IV

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Learn how to use the mail merge function in Microsoft Word 2013 to create form letters, mailing labels, envelopes, and emails. Some knowledge of Excel or Access is helpful but not required.

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Internet Job Search

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In this 90-minute computer class, learn how to use the Internet to seek employment.

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Résumé Basics

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In this hands-on class, you will create a basic résumé.

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Cover Letters

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Learn the basics on creating a cover letter to add to your resume which can be both printed and sent electronically.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
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Excel Part 1: Basics

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Learn the basics of using Microsoft Excel.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Excel 5: Logical Functions

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Learn about relative and absolute references and how to use built-in logical functions in Microsoft Excel.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Excel 6: Charts

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Learn to create and edit charts in Microsoft Excel.

Main Library Technology Center
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Gizmo Garage

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Library staff will be available for those needing help checking out, downloading, and transferring Library digital materials to devices.

Main Library Technology Center
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Communicating with Email

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Learn how to set up and use an email account, send attachments, and use proper email etiquette in this computer class.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 1: Basic Components

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Learn about the basic tools available in Microsoft Word and how to navigate the screen.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 2: Formatting / Bullets

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Learn how to format the document you create in Microsoft Word and how to create a bulleted or numbered list.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
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Learn how to create simple formulas and use preset formulas, called functions, in Microsoft Excel.

Main Library Technology Center
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Computers for Beginners

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In this class we will introduce you to everything from turning on your computer, to Microsoft Office, to surfing the Internet.

Main Library Technology Center
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Excel 2013 Part I: Basic Skills

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Learn basic spreadsheet skills in Microsoft Excel 2013, including entering data and formulas, moving and copying data, and formatting and previewing worksheets.

Main Library Technology Center
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Internet Job Search

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In this 90-minute computer class, learn how to use the Internet to seek employment.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 3: Spell Check / Thesaurus

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Learn how to use the spell check, thesaurus, find and replace, print preview, and print functions in Microsoft Word.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
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Learn how to create charts and pivot tables using data entered in Microsoft Excel.

Main Library Technology Center
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Résumé Basics

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In this hands-on class, you will create a basic résumé.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 4: Headers / Footers

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Add headers and footers, footnotes, Word Art, symbols, and shapes to your Microsoft Word document.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 5: Merge Letters

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Learn how to send a form letter to a group of people using the Mail Merge function in Microsoft Word.

Main Library Technology Center
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Gizmo Garage

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Library staff will be available for those needing help checking out, downloading, and transferring Library digital materials to devices.

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Computer Basics: Using the Mouse

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This workshop teaches you how to hold, move, and click a mouse; how to scroll and highlight; and other basic mouse functions.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Computer Basics: Computer Terms

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Learn the basic terms used when working with computers.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Word 6: Tables

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Learn to create, modify, and enter information into tables in a Microsoft Word document.

Main Library Technology Center
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Cover Letters

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Learn the basics on creating a cover letter to add to your resume which can be both printed and sent electronically.

Main Library Technology Center
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PowerPoint 2013: Part I

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Learn the basics on how to create a colorful PowerPoint presentation that will impress colleagues and friends alike.

Main Library Technology Center
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PowerPoint 2013: Part II

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Learn intermediate skills to create a colorful PowerPoint presentation that will impress colleagues and friends alike.

Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 S 900 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
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Learn how to create charts and pivot tables using data entered in Microsoft Excel.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part I

43 people like this -

Learn basic word processing skills, including using tabs and the command ribbon; creating, saving, and opening documents; and formatting text.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Learn about the components which make up the hardware and software of your computer system.

Northwest Community Center Computer Lab, 1300 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84116
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Computer Basics: Keyboarding

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Learn how to use the computer keyboard to enter information into and control a computer.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part II

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Learn to format individual sections of your document in Microsoft Word 2013, including section breaks, columns, and page formatting.

Main Library Technology Center
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Gizmo Garage

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Library staff will be available for those needing help checking out, downloading, and transferring Library digital materials to devices.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part III

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Learn how to create and format tables, columns and rows in your Microsoft Word 2013 document.

Main Library Technology Center
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Word 2013: Part IV

46 people like this -

Learn how to use the mail merge function in Microsoft Word 2013 to create form letters, mailing labels, envelopes, and emails. Some knowledge of Excel or Access is helpful but not required.

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Art EXHIBITS

The Salt Lake City Library hosts art exibits throughout the year. We also lists citywide exhibits here and in our events calendar. If you are a local artist, click on "Call for Entries" to get involved.

CALL FOR ENTRIES

Exhibits are chosen by a staff committee according to the needs and interests of the community, the variety of shows, the artistic quality of the works, and the suitability of format for each library's physical space. Submissions are accepted twice annually: during the two-week periods prior to April 10 and October 10.



TEEN ART EXHIBIT CALL FOR ENTRIES

Teen artists and art instructors, submit your or your student's portfolio to be featured at The City Library! We are always on the lookout for original art exhibitions for the Main Library's Canteena Space on Level 2, and welcome submissions year-round.