Attention:

The Village Library parking lot is currently under construction. The library is open for business and curbside pickup is available all day.

The Ralph Ellison Library is open reduced hours for Grab & Go service! We are open Mon-Sat from 9a-5p and Sun 1p-6p.

Job Seekers

Searching for a Job?

Let the Library help you get started with job-seeking resources to help you find the job or career you want!  Whether you are looking for a new job or wanting to grow in your career, with our resources, you can learn about careers, create a resume, find and apply for jobs, prepare for interviews, take practice tests, and more.

Blog Entries

5 Tips for the Beginning Indie Writer

by Victoria, Marketing and Communications

 

What’s the deal with indie publishing? What is it and why are so many writers skipping the traditional publishing route? Writers who’ve published traditionally for years have made the switch to “indie” (aka independent or self-p...

Access Magazines Anywhere on RBdigital

RBdigital is a fun and easy to use magazine resource with a diverse selection of magazines for any age user. RBdigital can be accessed from the Downloads & Streaming page on the library’s website. Here are some features of interest on RBdigital:

The app - RBdigital has an ...

Events

Get That Job: Resume Writing Workshop

March 28, 2023
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Gain the skills you need to succeed in the job market. In this workshop, you will learn how to craft a killer resume to help you land your next job. Laptops will be provided (depending on availability) but feel free to bring your own device. This pro...

Get That Job: Interview Skills & Job Search Tips

April 25, 2023
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Careers & Jobs, Continuing Education
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Gain the skills you need to succeed in the job market. In this workshop, you will learn the interview skills you need to land your next job. We will also cover tips and tricks to help you in your job search. This program will be presented by expert t...
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Databases

A B C E F G H I J L M N O P R S T U V W

Adult Learning Center

Learn foundational, career-enhancing skills by using the expert writing lab, study tools and more. The Adult Learning Center offers test preparation (including the GED and the USCIS citizenship test) and a unique academic skills center featuring live, online tutors.

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Business Source Premier

Provides the full-text of thousands of journals covering all business disciplines, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, and economics. Additionally, it provides market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles, and SWOT analyses.

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Business USA

A resource to help small businesses access the services they need to grow. Find resources to grow your business, learn about taxes and credits, learn about new health care changes, seek disaster assistance, and more.

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College Blue Book

The College Blue Book is a guide to thousands of 2-and 4-year schools in the U.S. and Canada with detailed descriptions, including a listing of degree programs offered, scholarships, and occupational education programs.

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Cypress Resume

Create professional resumes, cover letters and reference lists in minutes by simply entering basic information about yourself.

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Federal Student Aid

Students planning to attend college or career school can learn about and apply for grants, loans and work-study funds.

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Collections

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Interviews

What’s your greatest weakness? What makes you qualified for the job? What’s your greatest accomplishment? Get ready for one of the most important parts of the job seeking process.

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Job Hunting 101

It’s hard to know where to begin when looking for a new job. These books can help you get started.

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Resumes

First impressions are important. Creating a great resume may be the best way to grab an employer’s attention and get your foot in the door.

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