Because many open source programs can be obtained at no cost or at a very low cost while purchasing software and upgrades is expensive, many people choose to use open source for their word processing, spreadsheet and web design needs. It is reliable, free, and has a history of being secure because its developers, volunteers who collaborate online, are constantly fixing flaws. In this program taught by Programs Plus, a software training company, listeners will learn how to take advantage of easily accessible open source software.
There is no charge to attend the program, but advance sign-up is requested. Register online at www.bernardsvillelibrary.org and follow the link from Adult Programs, or call the library at 908-766-0118 to sign up.