September 1, 2014

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Welcome to the SCDL Microsoft Office Skills pages.  Listed below are tutorials, booklists, training handouts, and other helpful instructions for learning basic and intermediate level Microsoft Office 2007 and 2010 skills and applications.  The Microsoft Office classes focus on the introduction to the Office suite software and its applications.  All Classes are part of a Seniors Program Series and General Classes. 

Microsoft Access Microsoft Excel Microsoft Outlook
Microsoft PowerPoint Microsoft Publisher Microsoft Word

 

Microsoft Access

Part of the Office 2013 productivity suite, Access enables you to organize, present, analyze, and share data on a network or over the web.  Access databases can help you store information for future use, compiling reports, or generating queries.

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Teach Yourself Visually Acess 2013

Teach Yourself Visually Access 2013
"With this Visual guide to show you how, you'll master the fundamentals of this robust database application in no time. Clear, step-by-step instructions are illustrated with full-color screen shots that show exactly what you should see on your screen. Learn to enter new records; create, edit, and design tables and forms; develop queries that generate specific reports; add smart tags to your tables; and much more."
McFedries, Paul, 2013

Plain and Simple Access 2010 

Plain & Simple Microsoft Access 2010
"This full color, no-nonsense book shows you the quickest ways to build a database and sort information, using easy-to-follow steps and concise, straightforward language. You'll learn how out-of-the-box templates and reusable components make Access 2010 a fast and simple database solution. Design and build your own database quickly. Use Access forms to collect information with ease. Create and modify tables to organize your data."
Frye, Curtis, 2010

Access 2007 Real World Applications  Microsoft Office 2007 Access Real World Applications
"Glencoe's Microsoft Access 2007 is an engaging top-bound text which provides students with applications that apply to everyday life! Written specifically for high school students, this rigorous express series provides extensive step-by-step exercises and projects that prepare students for MCAS certification. It is age-level and interest-level appropriate. The student edition includes integration of basic language arts and mathematics skills."
Schultz, C. Jacqueline and Linda Wooldridge, 2008
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Microsoft Excel

 

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Excel 2013 Quicksteps 

Microsoft Excel 2013 Quicksteps
"Full-color, step-by-step guide to the new release of the world's most popular spreadsheet application Get up and running with Excel 2013 right away. Full-color screenshots on every page with clear instructions make it easy to use the latest release of Microsoft's powerful spreadsheet application. Follow along and quickly learn how to create workbooks, enter and edit data, use formulas and functions, create charts and tables, analyze data, extend Excel, and more."
Cronan, Marty Matthews, 2013

Excel 2010 Simplified 

 Excel 2010 Simplified
"With an easy-to-read design, numbered steps illustrated with full-color screen shots, concise information, and helpful tips, Excel 2010 Simplified makes learning faster and easier than ever before. Excel is the world's leading spreadsheet and data analysis tool; Excel 2010 includes numerous new features, a redesigned interface, a new focus on collaboration and application servers, and much more."
McFedries, Paul, 2010

Step by step excel 2007  Microsoft Office Excel 2007 Step by Step 
"With Step By Step, you set the pace-building and practicing the skills you need, just when you need them! Create formulas, calculate values, and analyze data Present information visually with graphics, charts, and diagrams Build PivotTable dynamic views-even easier with new data tables. Your all-in-one learning experience includes: Files for building skills and practicing the book's lessons."
Frye, Curtis, 2007
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Microsoft Outlook

 

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Plain and Simple Outlook 2013

Microsoft Outlook 2013 Plain & Simple
"Get the full-color, visual guide that makes learning Microsoft Outlook 2013 plain and simple! Follow the book's easy steps and screenshots and clear, concise language to learn how to stay productive and keep in touch with all of your personal, business, and social media networks. Here's WHAT you'll learn: Format and send messages, files, and photos Set up mobile alerts for important messages Manage your inbox and limit junk mail Update and share your calendar."
Boyce, Jim, 2013

Microsoft Outlook 2010 Step by Step 

Microsoft Outlook 2010 Step by Step
"Experience learning made easy-and quickly teach yourself how to manage your communications with Outlook 2010. With STEP BY STEP, you set the pace-building and practicing the skills you need, just when you need them! Topics include managing e-mail messages; organizing your inbox, contacts, and task lists; managing and sharing your calendar; scheduling meetings and using collaboration features; working away from the office; customizing Outlook; and more." 
Lambert, Joan, 2010

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Microsoft PowerPoint

 

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Microsoft Publisher

 

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Microsoft Word

 

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Microsoft Word 2007 Real World Applications
"iCheck Express Word 2003 was written specifically for high school students. It is age-level and interest-level appropriate. Large, color "iCheck" screen shots let students know if they have successfully completed the lesson and can move forward to the next assignment. Step-by-step exercises provide easy-to-follow instructions."
Schultz, Jacqueline and Linda Wooldridge, 2009

 

Plain and Simple Word 2010
"Presents step-by-step instructions on the essentials of the word processing program, covering such topics as creating different types of documents, formatting, editing, reviewing, publishing documents on the Web, and integrating with other Office products."
Murray, Katherine, 2010

 

Teach Yourself Visually Word 2013
"Are you a visual learner? Do you prefer instructions that show you how to do something - and skip the long-winded explanations? If so, then this book is for you. Open it up and you'll find clear, step-by-step screen shots that show you how to tackle more than 150 Word 2007 tasks. Each task-based spread includes easy, visual directions for performing necessary operations."
Marmel, Elaine J., 2013

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Instructional Handouts

Microsoft Office Word I Handouts (2007) (PDF)

Microsoft Office Word I Excercises (2007) (PDF) 

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