McKINNEY, Texas (Nov. 11, 2015) – The McKinney Public Library System now offers a video-based software training resource called Atomic Training. The service is free for all library cardholders and can be accessed from home or office, as well as at the Roy & Helen Hall Memorial Library, 101 E. Hunt St., and the John & Judy Gay Library, 6861 W. Eldorado Pkwy.
Atomic Training consists of thousands of short videos covering more than five hundred of today’s most popular software applications on both PCs and Macs, including the latest from Microsoft, Apple, Adobe and Google.
“The Atomic Training resource will help our patrons get through technology barriers at the moment of need. With unlimited availability, users are able to learn what they need when they need it,” said Spencer Smith, Director of the McKinney Public Library System.
Users can improve job skills and help build a résumé with in-depth training on Excel and Photoshop, or learn valuable social media techniques with tutorials on Twitter, blogging and podcasting. Users can also learn how to use mobile products such as the iPhone and iPad, and eReaders like the Kindle or Nook. All videos are closed captioned for ADA accessibility.
City of McKinney Press Release