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Intro to Chromebooks

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Date(s) - 09/11/2014
All Day

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Want to view it on  your Chromebook?  You can do that here.

Chromebooks are a faster and fairly inexpensive computer that start up in less than 7 seconds, offer thousands of web-based apps, have built-in virus protection, and can easily synchronization to Google’s cloud and burgeoning services infrastructure. In this webinar:

  • Learn Chromebook specifications.
  • Understand how to use a Chromebook.
  • Discover how to install Linux and dual boot.
  • Determine if Chromebooks are a good fit for your library.

Originally broadcast December 18, 2013.

Chad Mairn – Biography
Chad Mairn is a librarian, teacher, author and ‘technophile’ who frequently shares his enthusiasm for ‘all-things technology’ as a speaker at library and technology conferences. He is an Information Services Librarian and adjunct professor at St. Petersburg College in Florida and is also the Chief Technology Officer at Novare Library Services, a company he co-founded, and whose goal is “to create custom underlying tools to help libraries interact with users, stay true to their goals and to thrive in the 21st century.