Hello. I am new here as well.
You should read Dhammapada - The Path of Dhamma. As well as the suggestion of the other poster of visiting a temple. Most temples have meditation classes and will give insight into meditation, the 5 precepts, 4 noble truths and other information that is helpful.
elake wrote:Hey all I am new from ohio!!
Wanting to become a buddhist. and looking for guideance.