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Learn Social Media

Look here to gain skills using social media sites like LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook & others: online tutorials and free walk-in classes.

Online Tutorials

  • eLearning Resources @SFPL eLearning Resources @SFPL
    Top e-resources for learning social media are Gale Courses, Lynda.com & Learning Express.
  • Video: LinkedIn Level 1 at the Library Video: LinkedIn Level 1 at the Library
    Instructor: Shari Tishman. Pt. 1 of 5, around 15 min. each video.
  • LinkedIn Help LinkedIn Help
    Get answers to your LinkedIn questions using this easy to search help site provided by LinkedIn. Articles and forums are provided describing how-tos. From this website, get help on other LinkedIn products such as Lynda.com and others.
  • Official LinkedIn Blog Official LinkedIn Blog
    Look at the top right hand corner for "Recent Posts", "Popular Posts" and "Topics" and the hour glass for searching it.
  • GCF LearnFree.org - Social Media Tutorials GCF LearnFree.org - Social Media Tutorials
    Tutorials on computer basics, Internet basics, email basics, social media, google docs, word processing and more. Para Espanol = www.gcfaprendelibre.org
  • YouTube YouTube
    YouTube has a vast amount of video tutorials: Type "LinkedIn", "Facebook", "Twitter" and others. Look for their "Channels" which are published by the companies themselves, and will ensure you get the most updated and correct information.
  • JobScout JobScout
    JobScout teaches the essential Internet skills necessary to find a job in today’s online marketplace. Everything you need to learn about using the Internet and finding a job on the Internet is covered in the JobScout lessons. Create a login and password.

Walk-in Classes

  • SFPL - Free Classes SFPL - Free Classes
    We offer classes on LinkedIn for Job Search, Levels 1-3 and a Job Searching with Social Media workshop at the Main Library. Check the online calendar for class dates and times. Also look in the online calendar under "Computers & Technology" for more options.
  • Tenderloin Technology Lab Tenderloin Technology Lab
    TTL offers classes on Facebook, Twitter and others. Check the online calendar for dates and times.