At some time or other everyone deals with a computer that’s going S-L-O-W. One of the things librarians get called on to do from time to time is to test computer speeds. Normally that’s for reports, but sometimes people just want to know so here is a link to site to test your speed. This one is recommended by CNET.
Find another test and an explanation what the numbers mean here:
Sarah S. Uthoff is the main force behind Trundlebed Tales striving to bring the History, Mystery, Magic and Imagination of Laura Ingalls Wilder and other greats of children’s literature and history to life for a new generation. Uthoff is a nationally known Laura Ingalls Wilder authority and has presented at five of the Wilder homesites, many conferences and numerous libraries, museums, and events around the Midwest. Attend one of her programs, schedule one yourself, watch her videos, listen to her podcast, and find her on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, and Academia.edu. Professionally she is a reference librarian at Kirkwood Community College and director of the Oxford (Iowa) Public Library.