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Databases To Save You Money   6 Jan10 Databases To Save You Money 6 Jan10 Presentation Transcript

  • Databases to Save You Money From the Baldwin Public Library
  • Databases to Save You Money
    • Your Instructor:
    • Kathryn Bergeron
    • Adult Services Librarian
    • 248/554-4650
    • [email_address]
  • Computer & Internet Use @ the Library
    • Acceptable Use Policy
      • Obey all laws regarding copyright
      • No obscene/harmful to minors material
      • No damage to equipment or network
      • No personal software
      • No illegal activities
  • Internet Safety
    • Privacy
      • Personal information
      • Passwords
      • Financial information
    • Security
      • Email, chat, other services
    • Safety
      • Meeting online “friends”
  • What Is a Database?
    • A place to…
      • … find reliable information
      • … expand your knowledge
      • … learn a new skill
      • … search for answers
  • Where to start – Getting to the Databases
    • Double click on Internet Explorer – the Baldwin Public Library Website will open
    • Hover Over “Library Collections” and click on “Databases”
  • You’ve found our databases! Note: If you’re trying this from home, you can go directly to: http://www.baldwinlib.org
  • Navigation
    • The Categories on the top help you find the database you’re looking for: Academic, Business, Law or Health, for example
    • If you know the database you’re looking for, try clicking on the “To Find Databases Alphabetically, click here”
  • Just Click!
    • Now, click on the database that you want to visit!
    • From home, you’ll be asked for your library card number and your pin number
      • If you have an alternate id, you can use that, but be sure to enter it in all caps!
      • We can help you with this information after class, or call us with your library card number.
  • Saving You Money:
    • Great for every day matters:
      • Start a dog walking business
      • Create a living will
      • Lease a second home
      • Donate to Charity
    • Forms can be downloaded to Microsoft Word, filled out, printed, and signed
    Simple Problems? Simple Solutions
      • Ouija Board, 20 th Century:
      • 7ft. Barber Pole, 1900-1950:
      • Boy Scout Brass Bugle, 1920-1950:
      • Jar Rack with 12 Candy Jars, 1890-1920:
      • Superman Figurine, 1945-1960:
      • Poster for The War of the Worlds , 1953:
      • Brass Hand Bell – School Type, 1801-1900:
    Turn Trinkets Into Treasure
    • $60
    • $881
    • $33
    • $1,225
    • $527
    • $5,377
    • $45
    Find out how much your valuables might sell for on the antiques and collectibles market
      • Morningstar:
      • Standard and Poors: NetAdvantage:
      • Value Line:
      • All Business – all the time.
    3 Investment Websites: One Stock – Apple
    • Look up your car for:
      • Car Repair
        • Vehicle Diagnostics
        • Wiring Diagrams
      • Bulletins/Recalls
        • Any Technical Service Bulletins
    Simple Car Repairs: At Your Fingertips
    • See the latest issue or look up your appliance
      • Recommended Mixers
      • Buying Guide
      • Price & Shop
    • Cars, Appliances, Electronics, Home and Garden, Babies & Kids, Money, and Shopping
      • They do not cover items specific to your home: garage doors, heating systems, etc… - you should talk to a qualified contractor
    Your Appliances: For You
  • For more information… Kathryn Bergeron Adult Services Librarian 248/554-4650 [email_address] Presentation Slides Available at: http://www.slideshare.net/baldwinlib