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5 Hour Safety and Defensive Driving Courses

During the COVID-19 Pandemic the library has unfortunately been unable to provide the 5 hour driving video class or Defensive driving classes for patrons. Below we have included some different options for locations where you can schedule a 5 hour class.  All Prices listed are directly from the Driving School websites. 



Podcast
Brentwood Stories – Quarantine Conversations VIII

For our final episode of our Quarantine Conversations series, me and Peter are joined by Robert Ottone. Robert is a Long Island writer and teacher with strong ties to Brentwood. While he may be best known for his horror writing, including “Her Infernal Name & Other Nightmares”. Peter and I discover that Robert is a man of many talents.


Cybersecurity by Librarian Nicholas Saturno

Cybersecurity by Librarian Nicholas Saturno 

What is Cybersecurity? 


Cloud Computing by Librarian Nicholas Saturno

Cloud Computing by Librarian Nicholas Saturno 

 

 

What is Cloud Computing? 


Art Essentials and Their Alternatives Vol. 1 (Digital Drawing)

Digital art is a form of drawing or editing photos using some form of program on your computer. Many computer operating systems come with a pre-installed copy of Microsoft paint or some alternative. This is one of the more basic examples of a digital art tool. Another tool that you may have heard of is called Photoshop. Photoshop is used for manipulating images or even drawing pictures.


Broadband, what is it? by Librarian Nicholas Saturno

Broadband, what is it? by Librarian Nicholas Saturno

 

What is Broadband? 


Podcast
Brentwood Stories – Quarantine Conversations VII

In an interesting turn of fate, the next guest for our Quarantine Conversations series was suggested to us by a guest from the first episode. Edras Hidalgo is a Red Cross volunteer who works alongside Celia Vollmer in providing outreach to the Brentwood Community.


Anti-virus, do I need it? by Librarian Nicholas Saturno 

Anti-virus, do I need it? by Librarian Nicholas Saturno 

What is Anti-virus? 

Antivirus software, or anti-virus software, also known as anti-malware, is a computer program used to prevent, detect, and remove malware. 


Ransomware - OMG by Librarian Nicholas Saturno 

Ransomware - OMG by Librarian Nicholas Saturno 

What is Ransomware? 

Ransomware is a type of malicious software, or malware, designed to deny access to a computer system or data until a ransom is paid. Ransomware typically spreads through phishing emails or by a victim unknowingly visiting an infected website. 

How ransomware works?