career

Job Search and Career Resources

Print resources

Non-circulating
  • REF 061.025 ENC Encyclopedia of Associations
    (to research nonprofits)
  • REF 331.702 OCC Occupational Outlook Handbook
    (also available online http://www.bls.gov/ooh with companion site at www.bls.gov/oco/cg )
  • REF 338.7 HOO Hoover's MasterList of U.S. Companies
  • REF 371.42 ENC Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance
Circulating materials with the following call numbers:
  • 331.702  General career characteristics
  • 371.42    Specific careers
  • 428         English Grammar
  • 510         Basic Math
  • 650.1      Job search (cover letters and resumes)
  • 808         Writing skills

Databases

  • AtoZ Databases—research company statistics, demographics, revenue
  • MorningStar—research company financials and status
  • Inspire Databases—view company profiles and news coverage (under Business)
  • TERC (via Inspire)—resume builder, computer skills tutorials, GED and other test prep
  • You can also research a company via its own website, usually under the 'About Us' tab

Get an email account:

Social Media

Websites

Training

  • Resume Workshops at the library. If the calendar is blank check the following month, too.
  • Interviewing workshops at the library. If the calendar is blank check the following month, too.
  • LinkedIn Workshop
  • One-on-one computer training with library staff by appointment.  Call 812-537-2775 or 812-637-0777.
  • Driver Education Programs includes car practice tests, motorcycle practice tests, CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) practice tests, online driver’s manuals (car, motorcycle, CDL)