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Software Help & Training: Start Here

Learn how to use Microsoft Office Word, Excel and PowerPoint at your own pace. Refresh your memory of how to do a particular task. Check back often - new help pages are under construction for the Adobe programs and other popular software packages

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Ask A Librarian

Ask A Librarian!

The Reference Department provides help with using the library by chat, email, and phone! You can also make an appointment for a personal consultation with a reference librarian in person, or online via Google Hangouts or Lync/Skype for Business.

Before getting in touch, see our frequently asked questions.


Stuck for references and information? Need some help getting that document on paper? Here's some information to give you a hand!

About this LibGuide

This LibGuide is dedicated to all of the intrepid users who want to learn how to use the different software programs available on the Wimberly Library computers, or who are looking to advance their knowledge. We have books and tutorial links to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and much more. You can find the following:

  • Class in a Book
  • Tips and Tricks
  • Online classes - free and pay
  • Blogs
  • Resource Collections - for the software and for the projects the software was created to do
  • Links to the Palm Beach and Broward County Libraries' In-Person Computer Training classes

Icons indicate:

  Favorite resources and websites

  Limited open access and/or fee or subscription-based sites and resources


  Recommended for advanced users

  Websites created, maintained or recommended by the software publisher

Subject Resource Specialist

Jerrel Horn
Access Services Senior Library Technician

S.E. Wimberly Library, LY 132


Wimberly Library Hours Boca Raton Campus

Regular Semester Hours:
See the library schedule for hours during exams, breaks, and holidays.

Mon. - Thur.    

   7:40 am - 2 am


   7:40 am - 6 pm


   10:30 am - 6 pm


   Noon - 2 am