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The Resource "Is this thing on?" : a friendly guide to everything digital : for newbies, technophobes, and the kicking & screaming, Abby Stokes ; illustrations by Michael Slan and Susan Hunt Yule

"Is this thing on?" : a friendly guide to everything digital : for newbies, technophobes, and the kicking & screaming, Abby Stokes ; illustrations by Michael Slan and Susan Hunt Yule

Label
"Is this thing on?" : a friendly guide to everything digital : for newbies, technophobes, and the kicking & screaming
Title
"Is this thing on?"
Title remainder
a friendly guide to everything digital : for newbies, technophobes, and the kicking & screaming
Statement of responsibility
Abby Stokes ; illustrations by Michael Slan and Susan Hunt Yule
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This manual for novice computer users covers everything one needs to know to enter the computer age, including how to select and set up a computer, how to use smartphones and tablets, and how to navigate the social networking sites
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stokes, Abby
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Microcomputers
  • Internet
  • Computer science
  • Computers and older people
  • Computer science
  • Computers and older people
  • Internet
  • Microcomputers
Label
"Is this thing on?" : a friendly guide to everything digital : for newbies, technophobes, and the kicking & screaming, Abby Stokes ; illustrations by Michael Slan and Susan Hunt Yule
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 466-467) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bring the world to your fingertips -- Hardware : the thigh bone's connected to the ... -- Software : feeding the computer's or tablet's brain -- There's no place like home vs. taking your show on the road -- Creating a computer comfort zone -- Apples and oranges -- Would you buy a car without test-driving it? -- Choosing the best route -- Make your purchase -- Counting fingers and toes -- Shaking hands -- Getting to know you -- Spanning the globe -- Shall we dance? -- Mind your P's & Q's -- Practical precautions -- Advanced email -- Phone it in -- Picture this -- Join the conversation -- Put it all in order -- Detective work with your technology -- Shop till you drop -- Extra! Extra! Read all about it! -- Troubleshooting
Control code
889733528
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition completely revised and updated.
Extent
488 pages
Isbn
9780761184942
Lccn
2015936748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 505
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)889733528
Label
"Is this thing on?" : a friendly guide to everything digital : for newbies, technophobes, and the kicking & screaming, Abby Stokes ; illustrations by Michael Slan and Susan Hunt Yule
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 466-467) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bring the world to your fingertips -- Hardware : the thigh bone's connected to the ... -- Software : feeding the computer's or tablet's brain -- There's no place like home vs. taking your show on the road -- Creating a computer comfort zone -- Apples and oranges -- Would you buy a car without test-driving it? -- Choosing the best route -- Make your purchase -- Counting fingers and toes -- Shaking hands -- Getting to know you -- Spanning the globe -- Shall we dance? -- Mind your P's & Q's -- Practical precautions -- Advanced email -- Phone it in -- Picture this -- Join the conversation -- Put it all in order -- Detective work with your technology -- Shop till you drop -- Extra! Extra! Read all about it! -- Troubleshooting
Control code
889733528
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Third edition completely revised and updated.
Extent
488 pages
Isbn
9780761184942
Lccn
2015936748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Master record variable field(s) change: 505
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)889733528

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