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Computer Classes  |  Books and other sources  |  Great internet sites for job seekers

In the library, or online with your library card, access these e-sources:

  • Learning Express Library
    An E-source with courses for job search and workplace skills: resumes, interviewing, cover letters, networking, and business writing. Plus, test preparation for employment tests, civil service tests, math, GED, SAT, grammar, and more.

  • WOIS: The Career Information System
    This E-Source provides Washington state information about hundreds of careers including salary range, descriptions of job duties, skills & training requirements, plus the schools and training locations where the needed education is offered. Take free skills and interest tests, and immediately get a list of career matches. (In Library Only)

  • Reference USA
    An E-source directory of businesses across the country; search by company name, city/county/state, or category of business.

 

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  • Computer Classes
    The Library has free computer classes to help you learn basic computer skills & internet, word processing, email, and more. See the calendar of events, and call 425-257-8000 to sign up for upcoming classes.

 

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Books and other sources
The Library has hundreds of helpful books, articles, and electronic sources.
Try some of these links to get you started: (each links to a pre-set keyword search)

 

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Great internet sites for job seekers

  • Job Search Washington
    Search thousands of Job openings in Washington. Post your resume.
  • Local Jobs by Industry
    Look for local jobs by Industry (Healthcare, Trades, Manufacturing, etc.)
  • Apprenticeships & Jobs in WA
    Link to apprenticeship openings and information about apprentice programs. Also link to work programs for Teens and Young adults
  • Everett WorkSource
    Find job search workshops and lots of other employment help through WorkSource
  • NW Jobs
    Search classified job listings from the Seattle Times. Post your resume.
  • Career Builder.com
    Search job listings by keyword or category. Post a resume. Learn resume and cover letter tips, and download resume templates. Take career tests.
  • Indeed.com
    Search thousands of job postings by job title or State. Discover job trends.
  • Idealist.org
    Search Job listings in non-profit organizations all over the country
  • AmeriCorps in Washington
    Information about service programs offering adults18-24 years old an opportunity to earn money for college while providing service to meet our nation’s needs.
  • Washington Workforce Explorer
    Assess your interests and skills. Get information about occupations that fit you
  • Career One Stop
    Job and career resources for businesses, job seekers, students and professionals. Sponsored by the U.S. Dept of Labor
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook
    Information about expected job prospects, earnings, working conditions, job search tips, training & education, job market reports, and more
  • Riley Guide
    Directory of Internet job resources, employment opportunities, salary surveys, and job seeking advice

 

 

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