Public libraries offering selected technology training in the U.S. in 2014

Share of public libraries offering selected technology training in the United States in 2014

by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 1, 2015
Public libraries offering selected technology training in the U.S. in 2014 This statistic shows the share of public libraries offering selected technology training in the United States in 2015. Training in general computer skills was offered by 86.9 percent of public libraries.
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Share of public libraries offering selected technology training in the United States in 2014

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Share of public libraries
General Internet use (e.g., set up e-mail, Web browsing, Web searching)89.9%
General computer skills (e.g., how to use a mouse and keyboard)86.9%
General computer software use (e.g., word processing, presentation)84.4%
Accessing and using online services and databases (e.g., using resources to search and find content)79.9%
General familiarity with new technologies (e.g., digital petting zoo, using e-readers, tablet devices)61.8%
Safe online practices (e.g., privacy, Internet safety)57.2%
Social media (e.g., blogging, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube)55.9%
Using video conferencing technologies (e.g., Adobe Connect, GoToMeeting, Skype, Google Hangout)11.2%
Assistive Technology use (e.g., JAWS, Fire Vox, Click-n-Type)9.5%
Digital content creation (e.g., Adobe Premiere Pro, GarageBand, mobile app development)9.3%
Website development (e.g., HTML, Drupal, Joomla)7.4%
Share of public libraries
General Internet use (e.g., set up e-mail, Web browsing, Web searching)89.9%
General computer skills (e.g., how to use a mouse and keyboard)86.9%
General computer software use (e.g., word processing, presentation)84.4%
Accessing and using online services and databases (e.g., using resources to search and find content)79.9%
General familiarity with new technologies (e.g., digital petting zoo, using e-readers, tablet devices)61.8%
Safe online practices (e.g., privacy, Internet safety)57.2%
Social media (e.g., blogging, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube)55.9%
Using video conferencing technologies (e.g., Adobe Connect, GoToMeeting, Skype, Google Hangout)11.2%
Assistive Technology use (e.g., JAWS, Fire Vox, Click-n-Type)9.5%
Digital content creation (e.g., Adobe Premiere Pro, GarageBand, mobile app development)9.3%
Website development (e.g., HTML, Drupal, Joomla)7.4%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Oct 1, 2015
This statistic shows the share of public libraries offering selected technology training in the United States in 2015. Training in general computer skills was offered by 86.9 percent of public libraries.
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