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DM200 Digital Mailing System - Access to Discounted Rates, Admin Fee: $72.00 USD

Mon, 2012-02-13 22:27

Remanufactured 40-piece/minute semiautomatic desktop mailing system and associated services

DM100 Digital Mailing System - Access to Discounted Rates, Admin Fee: $36.00 USD

Mon, 2012-02-13 22:24

Remanufactured 30-piece/minute semiautomatic desktop mailing system and associated services

Norton Internet Security 2011 - 20 Single-User Boxed CD-ROMs (TechSoup Limited), Admin Fee: $84.00 USD

Wed, 2011-12-07 20:17

Limited offer: Automatic protection against the latest online threat

Norton AntiVirus 2011 - 20 Single-User Boxed CD-ROMs (TechSoup Limited), Admin Fee: $56.00 USD

Wed, 2011-12-07 20:16

Limited offer: Automatic protection against viruses, spyware, and other security risks

DM200 Digital Mailing System - Access to Discounted Rates, Admin Fee: $72.00 USD

Wed, 2011-12-07 20:14

Remanufactured 40-piece/minute semiautomatic desktop mailing system and associated services

DM100 Digital Mailing System - Access to Discounted Rates, Admin Fee: $36.00 USD

Wed, 2011-12-07 20:13

Remanufactured 30-piece/minute semiautomatic desktop mailing system and associated services

Investing in Computers? 7 Questions to Consider

Tue, 2011-12-06 21:28

This guide will help you understand the questions to ask when shopping for a computer. It will also provide a quick reference checklist with definitions of some basic technology terms (not too many!), as well as the minimum standards we recommend for computers.

Norton Internet Security 2012, Admin Fee: $7.00 USD

Mon, 2011-12-05 18:51

Automatic protection against the latest online threats (electronic delivery only)

Norton AntiVirus 2012, Admin Fee: $4.00 USD

Mon, 2011-12-05 18:49

Automatic protection against viruses, spyware, and other security risks (electronic delivery only)

GoToTraining 1-Year Subscription, Admin Fee: $120.00 USD

Mon, 2011-12-05 18:47

Online interactive training tool for up to 25 attendees

Learning About Technology Offline

Tue, 2011-11-22 21:50

Whether you're looking to develop new skills, satisfy your technical curiosity, or solve day-to-day technology problems at your nonprofit or library, the offline resources discussed in this article will help. They include creating a testing or learning environment, networking, classroom-based training, conferences, and print resources like books and magazines.

Learning About Technology Online

Tue, 2011-11-22 21:49

When a technology question arises at your nonprofit or library, the amount of technology information available online can be overwhelming. From quick tutorials to an entire college lecture series, you can access information on any topic and in any format. This article will provide suggestions for navigating the amazing array of online resources. Sites discussed here include quick reference sources, news and product review websites, social networking and discussion forums, and more in-depth training and e-learning sources.

Upgrading to Windows 7: Steps and Checklist

Mon, 2011-11-07 17:48

Once your organization has decided it's ready to upgrade to Windows 7 and has verified that it meets the technical requirements to do so, it’s time to begin planning for the upgrade itself. This article will walk you through steps to take before and during an install.

Should You Upgrade to Windows 7?

Mon, 2011-11-07 17:47

It's important to consider whether upgrading to Windows 7 makes sense for your organization and, if so, how you will go about implementing it. To help you decide whether Windows is a good fit for your organization, we’ve come up with four questions for you to consider.

5 Tips for Visually Enticing Nonprofit Websites

Tue, 2011-10-25 21:32

Turn your mediocre nonprofit website into an engaging, high-traffic destination with these 5 basic tips.

Ten Tips for Donating a Computer

Wed, 2011-10-19 00:18

As companies, nonprofits, libraries, and individuals find reasons to upgrade their computers, the problem of how to safely discard used equipment continues to grow. In this article, we share some tips for passing along your used but still useful equipment.

Sage ACT! Pro 2011 (TechSoup Limited), Admin Fee: $28.00 USD

Mon, 2011-10-17 20:04

Limited offer: Contact and customer management application (electronic delivery only)

Sage ACT! Pro 2012, Admin Fee: $35.00 USD

Mon, 2011-10-17 20:02

Contact and customer management application (electronic delivery only)

A Few Good Methods for Processing Credit Cards

Tue, 2011-10-11 20:28

Tips for nonprofits and libraries to process credit card transactions both online and off

Sennheiser OfficeRunner Wireless Headset System, Admin Fee: $22.00 USD

Wed, 2011-10-05 17:36

Wireless headset for use with an office phone, PC, or Mac