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Digital Literacy Guide: Computer Fundamentals

Are you looking to buy a computer? Need to navigate Windows or Mac or get basic tips? Start here!

Computer Basics

Storage Devices

Operating Systems - PC

Operating Systems - Apple

Operating Systems - Chrome OS

How Computers Work

How Computers Work is a six part series on how all computers work created by and the Khan Academy. Each video is no more than five minutes long:

  • Ep. 1: Introducing how computers work
  • Ep. 2: What makes a computer, a computer?
  • Ep. 3: Binary & data 
  • Ep. 4: Circuits and logic
  • Ep. 5: CPU, memory, input & output
  • Ep. 6: Hardware and software

Cleaning Your Electronics