Do you want to learn the constellations? Locate a planet?
What you need is a good star chart. That could be the Interactive Sky Chart on our website. Or the monthly all-sky chart in each issue of Sky & Telescope magazine. Or a star wheel, also known as a planisphere.
Whichever you end up using, we're working hard on a video that will show you everything you need to know about how to use star charts! Please check back soon.