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Computer Center

Welcome to the Fred W. Cleveland Computer Center Website!
Thank you for visiting, happy browsing, and be sure to give us a call if you have any questions!


Class Schedule

People must have an appointment in order to access services at the Computer Center. Please call (315)265-7230 and ask for the Computer Center or email pcc@potsdamlibrary.org to make an appointment.

The Fred W. Cleveland Computer Center is happy to welcome you to our FREE classes and one-on-one teaching sessions! We help with basic computer software functions, job searches, resume writing and more!

The Computer Center offices are located downstairs at the Potsdam Public Library near the Neighborhood Center. If you are unsure of where to find us, please ask for directions at the front desk. They will be happy to assist you.

We look forward to working with you!

Employment Resources
Civil Service Federal

NYS Department of Labor Statistics

Public Service Employees Network

New York State Public Service Exam Announcements

St. Lawrence County Civil Service Administration

USA Jobs

Federal Government Jobs

Social Security Express

Quick Service gives you access to My Social Security, the Online Retirement Estimator, Replacement Medicare Card or to get a 1099/1042 Tax Form.

Full Service gives you access to all of the Quick Service options, plus Appeal a Decision on Your Application for Benefits, Apply for Retirement or Spouses Benefits, Apply for Disability Benefits, Apply for Medicare Benefits and Apply for Extra Help with Medicare Prescription Drug Costs.

Job Listings Other Helpful Job Search Sites

North Country Now

Seaway Help Wanted

Craigslist - Watertown






Employment Resource Websites Local Temp Agencies

New York State Job Bank

Simply Hired

NYS Department of Labor

St. Lawrence County One Stop Career Center

Penski, INC. Staffing Solutions for the North Country

Kelly Services Global

Computer Resources

Free, self-paced training from Webucator

In coordination with the NYS Fayetteville Free Library, Webucator developed our Library Partner Program to provide free self-paced courses available through the web to individuals throughout the US. Webucator provides free web courses on technologies such as Microsoft Office, Windows, Web Development, and much more.

To access the courses for free, patrons need a special voucher available by contacting the Computer Center. Please call (315)265-7230 and ask for the Computer Center or email pcc@potsdamlibrary.org.

Universal Class more than 500 online courses Use your library card number to register for more than 500 continuing education courses available online! Returning users please use this page to login or use the login now button on the right side of the registration page. Brought to you by the Potsdam Public Library and the North Country Library System with funds from the ARRA/BTOP Grant.

Excel Easy is a free Excel tutorial

Excel Easy is a fully illustrated Excel tutorial (including VBA
programming) + 300 examples. It's 100% free.

Test Your Typing Skills
Learn Typing is an online free typing tutor.

Mousercise is a mouse training tutorial to help improve your computer mouse skills.

Free Computer, Reading and Math Classes:
GCFLearnFree.org creates and provides quality, innovative online learning opportunities to anyone who wants to improve the technology, literacy and math skills needed to be successful in both work and life.

Techboomers is a free educational website

Techboomers.com is a free educational website that teaches older adults with limited computer skills how to use the most popular and trusted websites.

Consumer Resources

Report a rip-off - Federal Trade Commission
or call 877-FTC-HELP

Learn more about credit, loans, & mortgages

Report Identity Theft

Avoid Telemarketing\phone scams

Federal Trade Commission health & fitness

Learn how your business can protect personal info

Order free publications from the FTC

The Simple Dollar

National Do Not Call Registry
or call 888-382-1222

Get a free copy of your credit report

How to stay safe online

Saving Energy at Home

Help kids learn to be smarter consumers

Consumer Information

Consumer resources in Spanish

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Last Update - October 27, 2016
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