Job Help

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Finding a job is in itself a job. There are things to know such as where should I look? What should be included in a resume? How do I prepare for an interview? There are things to do such as searching for job openings, filling out applications, and getting that resume ready. It can be overwhelming. Fortunately, the library has resources ready to help you.

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Job Searches Using Reference USA (Part I)

  The library subscribes to many useful services and databases so you do not have to. But, we still have to learn what these services are for and how to use them. One of these very useful services is called Reference USA, which provides a database of U.S. and Canadian businesses. This database not only provides list...

Job Search and Resume Help

Need A Resume?  We’ve Got You Covered! If you are looking for a job, having a stand out resume is a critical first step on the journey. At the Library, we have tools to get you on your way. There are over 46 books and ebooks in our catalog on resume writing. These books answer questions about format, content ...

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Gale Presents

Gale Presents: Peterson's Career Prep

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Career Prep accommodates job seekers at all levels with career assessments for personalized career recommendations and guidance based on program and skills.  Search for open jobs opportunities and create visually interesting résumés, cover letters, and websites that can be shared with prospective employers using pre-built templates.

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Career Transitions

Great for job seeking and career exploration! Take the skills assessment to identify potential career fields; create a professional résumé for downloading and emailing; view webinars on interview skills, and search for available jobs near you with an instant connection to the Indeed™ database.

Note:  This product will expire on September 30th.  A new product will be released on September 30th with enhanced features.  Please download any resumes before then so you will not lose them. 

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Computer Tutorials

The GCFLearnFree.org program is designed to help you learn the essential skills needed to live and work in the 21st century. From Microsoft Office and email to reading, math, and more, GCFLearnFree.org offers more than 180 topics, including more than 2,000 lessons and 800+ videos, completely free.

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Literacy Volunteers Winchester Area

Literacy Volunteers Winchester Area

Winchester Virginia's volunteer adult literacy
 organization. They teach reading, math, English language, computer, financial and citizenship skills to adults.

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Ref Solutions

Reference Solutions

(Formerly Reference USA), Reference Solutions provides access to accurate & complete business and consumer data for job seekers, small business owners, marketing professionals, and researchers.  Find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, read news articles, conduct job searches, research papers, locate addresses and phone numbers, conduct market research, and much more.

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Testing & Education Reference Center

Practice for SAT & other college/graduate school admissions exams, civil service exams, ASVAB & other military entrance exams, plus the G.E.D. Includes eBook study guides. Login with your library card number, then make your own free account.

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Universal Class

Universal Class

Learn something new or update your existing skills! Choose from over 500 online courses, from photography to physics, computers to calligraphy.

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