Northstar Online Learning

Northstar Online Learning is a free online, self-guided platform for users to learn essential digital literacy skills.  Through video modules, available in both English and Spanish, you can learn any of these skills:

  • Essential Computer Skills - Basic Computer Skills, Internet Basics, Using eMail, Windows OS, and Mac OS
  • Essential Software Skills - Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and GoogleDocs
  • Using Technology in Daily Life - Social Media, Information Literacy, Career Search Skills, Accessing Telehealth Appointments, Supporting K-12 Distance Learning, and Your Digital Footprint

Orrville Public Library is not a proctor site for Northstar.

To get started, you will need to create a Northstar account. This link will take you to Northstar and you will then click on 'Connect with one of our locations.'  Scroll down and click on 'Find a Northstar location.'  Enter the 44667 zip code to find Orrville Public Library.  Click on 'Sign up as a learner' to create your account.

Don't have a computer at home?  Stop by our Computer Lab to use our computers!  We will help you create an account and get started.  You will need to provide your own wired headphones or earbuds for use in the library.