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Learn information technology (IT) skills, from beginner to advanced levels.
  • Access by Design: A Guide to Universal Usability for Web Designers
    • This text covers a wide range of topics related to web design and usability, such as the fundamentals of document structure, styling text and images, using data tables, lists, frames, hyperlinks, color, interactivity, editorial style, and page layout. By Sarah Horton, 2005.
  • Accessible Digital Office Document Project
    • This site is offers techniques for creating accessible word processing documents, spreadsheets and presentations.
  • Android Developers
    • All the tools and documentation you need to create Android apps.
  • Bruce's Unusual Typing Wizard
    • Downloadable typing tutor for Windows. Available in English and Dutch.
  • Center to Bridge Digital Divide
    • We help underserved populations expand access to necessary telecommunications infrastructure and improve their quality of life using information technology.
  • Define the Cloud: Cloud Computing and Data Center Technology
    • Define the Cloud is dedicated to subjects covering both data center architecture and cloud computing from a business and technical perspective.
  • Digital Art and Design
    • Includes Photoshop, Flash, Dreamweaver, and Illustrator tutorials.
  • Digital Survival
    • Essential information for getting started with computers, the Internet and mobile phones
  • Eloquent JavaScript
    • Eloquent JavaScript (2nd Edition) is a book providing an introduction to the JavaScript programming language and programming in general.
  • Free Online Dictionary of Computing (FOLDOC)
    • Free Online Dictionary of Computing (FOLDOC).
  • GCF Learn Free
    • GCFLearnFree.org offers 125 tutorials, including more than 1,100 lessons, videos, and interactives. Most of the content at GCFLearnFree.org is self-paced tutorials. These tutorials are available when you are, on your schedule. You can view one lesson or an entire tutorial. And you don't have to create an account or sign in; you can start learning immediately. We also offer instructor-supported Microsoft Office classes in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.
  • HTTrack Website Copier
    • HTTrack is a free and easy-to-use offline browser utility. It allows you to download a World Wide Web site from the Internet to a local directory, building recursively all directories, getting HTML, images, and other files from the server to your computer. HTTrack arranges the original site's relative link-structure. Simply open a page of the "mirrored" website in your browser, and you can browse the site from link to link, as if you were viewing it online. HTTrack can also update an existing mirrored site, and resume interrupted downloads. HTTrack is fully configurable, and has an integrated help system.
  • HWiNFO Professional System Information and Diagnostics
    • This site uses professional hardware information and diagnostic tools supporting latest components, industry technologies and standards. These tools are designed to collect and present the maximum amount of information possible about computer's hardware which makes them suitable for users searching for driver updates, computer manufacturers, system integrators and technical experts as well.
  • InterConnection
    • Our core mission is to provide computers to underserved people and communities around the world. From our Seattle-based computer recycling and reuse programs to schools and organizations far and wide, we make a connection that makes a difference. We create opportunity through technology.
  • Learn The Net
    • Web site to help you master using the Internet.
  • Learn to Type Online
    • Offers a structured typing course for motivated individuals looking to develop their keyboard skills.
  • Linux Documentation Project Web Site
    • The purpose of this site is to formally record the various volunteer positions that exist within The Linux Documentation Project (TLDP) as it is presently structured. Has the official FAQ of Linux
  • National Telecommunications and Information Administration
    • NTIA is a bureau of the U.S. Department of Commerce. Its purpose is to advise the president on telecommunications and information policies. It also provides telecommunications grants to the public sector.
  • OnGuard Online
    • OnGuardOnline.gov is the federal governmentís website to help you be safe, secure and responsible online.
  • Open Font Library
    • The Open Font Library promotes your freedoms as it relates to the use of type. All the fonts that appear on this site come with the freedom to use, study, share and remix them. Browse our catalogue and see what's new.
  • Perl Beginners' Site
    • Perl is a flexible, feature-rich and powerful dynamic programming language. Perl code is very succinct and can be written very quickly, while still performing well in most cases.
  • Peter Norvig
    • This site contains technical papers and essays on such topics as programming and open source software.
  • Power Typing
    • Learn typing with free online typing lessons for Qwerty or Dvorak keyboard. Great for beginners or as a practice to improve speed. Our online typing games are great for kids and up. Some games are accompanied with music. Take a timed test to find your typing speed.
  • Producing Open Source Software: How to Run a Successful Free Software Project
    • Producing Open Source Software is a book about the human side of open source development. It describes how successful projects operate, the expectations of users and developers, and the culture of free software. Comes in multiple formats (XML, HTML, EPUB, PDF, and RocketBook) and languages (Chinese, German, Japanese, French, Italian, Dutch, Galician, and Persian).
  • Python Programming Language -- Official Website
    • Python is a programming language that lets you work more quickly and integrate your systems more effectively. You can learn to use Python and see almost immediate gains in productivity and lower maintenance costs. Python runs on Windows, Linux/Unix, Mac OS X, and has been ported to the Java and .NET virtual machines. Python is free to use, even for commercial products, because of its OSI-approved open source license.
  • Python v2.7.3 Documentation
    • Includes resources for python such as set-up and usage, tutorials, in-depth documents on specific topics, frequently asked questions, and more.
  • Quackit Website Tutorials
    • Quackit teaches beginners how to create websites. We start off slowly, teaching you the basics such as HTML and CSS. We then introduce you to more advanced topics so that you can add more features to your website.
  • SS64
    • Command line references for database and operating systems.
  • Tactical Technology Collective
    • Tactical Tech is an international NGO helping human rights advocates use information, communications and digital technologies to maximise the impact of their advocacy work. We provide advocates with guides, tools, training and consultancy to help them develop the skills and tactics they need to increase the impact of their campaigning.
  • The Online Teacher Resource
    • As a web portal, TeAch-nology.com offers a wide variety of free resources intended to bring educators into the world of teaching with technology. It provides links to valuable and useful information relative to current and best practices in the field of education. A large variety of free classroom materials and support tools are also available.
  • The Windows Command Line, Batch Files and Scripting
    • The Windows command line is a mainstay for systems administrators and power users but is relatively unknown to many PC users. The purpose of this site is to make the power and utility of the command line more familiar to a wider community of computer users. Also under-appreciated are the related resources of batch files and scripts and these will be discussed as well.
  • Tutorials for OpenOffice
    • Free tutorials anyone learning, teaching or using OpenOffice. Covers Writer (the word processing feature, similar to MS Word), Calc (the spreadsheet feature, similar to MS Excel), Impress (the presentation feature, similar to MS PowerPoint), Draw (the drawing feature, similar to MS Draw), and Base (the OpenOffice database feature).
  • United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT)
    • US-CERTís mission is to improve the nation's cybersecurity posture, coordinate cyber information sharing, and proactively manage cyber risks to the nation.
  • University of Pittsburgh's Digital Citizenship Research Web Site
    • A Service-Learning Approach to the Digital Divide - This is a research website for the University of Pittsburg. It chronicles a project that took place from 2001 to 2002 that studied the effect of electronic rulemaking and eGovernment on the digital divide.
  • Windows for Beginners
    • This site is for those who wish to learn some basics about how to use their computers for simple tasks without becoming embroiled in a whole lot of technical detail. It is also aimed at showing some elementary operations of Windows for those who are new to personal computers.