Digital Learning

Digital Learning

Northstar Certificates

Northstar CertificatesYou can earn nationally recognized Northstar computer skills certificates to add to your resume!

The Northstar Digital Literacy Project defines basic skills needed to perform tasks on computers and online.  There are ten modules available: Basic Computer Use, Internet, Windows Operating System, Mac OS, Email, Microsoft Word, Social Media, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Information Literacy.

You can use the Northstar website to practice taking the Northstar modules before making an appointment and taking the official assessment.  There are also curated tutorials available (below) that specifically align with the skill areas of the Northstar modules that can help you be successful.

Northstar Tutorials

Click the links below to take advantage of the resources aligned with the skills of each Northstar topic:

Make An Appointment

You can obtain Northstar Digital Literacy Certificates by passing assessments at the library with an official proctor. There is no cost for this service. Email Bjorn (jonesb@santacruzpl.org) OR call (831) 427-7706 ext. 7646 to make an appointment.

Northstar CertificatesYou can earn nationally recognized Northstar computer skills certificates to add to your resume!

The Northstar Digital Literacy Project defines basic skills needed to perform tasks on computers and online.  There are ten modules available: Basic Computer Use, Internet, Windows Operating System, Mac OS, Email, Microsoft Word, Social Media, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Information Literacy.

You can use the Northstar website to practice taking the Northstar modules before making an appointment and taking the official assessment.  There are also curated tutorials available (below) that specifically align with the skill areas of the Northstar modules that can help you be successful.

Northstar Tutorials

Click the links below to take advantage of the resources aligned with the skills of each Northstar topic:

Make An Appointment

You can obtain Northstar Digital Literacy Certificates by passing assessments at the library with an official proctor. There is no cost for this service. Email Bjorn (jonesb@santacruzpl.org) OR call (831) 427-7706 ext. 7646 to make an appointment.