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The Library has resources to assist you in every aspect of your job search whether it is identifying a career path, preparing a resume, researching companies, analyzing or enhancing your skills, or accesses career research tools online.

We also link to the major job finding sites and related county services for unemployment.

The best way to get started in your online job search using the library is to make sure that you have an email account and a library card. This will give you access to all our online job help tools.

Read Our Job Help Blog

Job Help Center at Main LibraryThe Job Help Center has opened on the first floor of Main Library to help serve the growing needs of job seekers and those in career transition. View video of event. The center includes additional computer labs, reference resources and meeting room facilities to meet increased public demand for job support.

Funding for the Job Help Center has been provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Mecklenburg County ABC Board, Phillip L. Van Every Foundation Board, and The Wachovia Wells Fargo Foundation.

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Job Related Events/Training at the Library



Technology Tutors
Sign up for a 30 minute 1-on-1 session to get help with computer basics, Microsoft Office, Internet, email, or other topics. Call 704-416-0500 to sign up!    Learn More


Charlotte Mecklenburg Presents: Chef David Jenkins
Learn to cook a fun and easy meal or snack while learning important skills for your future! Chef Jenkins graduated from Johnson & Wales University and has experience in the restaurant field.     Learn More


Computer Basics I
Learn to use the keyboard and mouse, and get a basic overview of computer terms and concepts in this class for people with little or no previous computer experience.    Learn More


Secrets of Behavioral Interviewing
Behavioral (STAR) interviewing is a technique that many employers now use to predict a job applicant's future behavior. Learn from a veteran HR professional how to succeed when faced with this difficult but common style of interviewing.    Learn More


Resume Review: 1-on-1 Support Session
Need help with your resume or cover letter? Please submit a paper copy to the Job Help Center desk or email an electronic copy to jobhelptutor@gmail.com. Once we've reviewed your resume we'll email or call you to schedule a resume review appointment.    Learn More


A Beginner's Guide to Etsy
Learn how to set up an Etsy account on Ebay as well as photograph, post, sell and track your items. Robin Bryan is a certified eBay Education Specialist and Etsy user.    Learn More


Inside the Interviewer's Mind: Ace the Most Common Questions
Learn from a veteran HR professional how interviewers want you to answer five of the most common interview questions. Participants will walk away from this interactive session knowing what to say and what not to say when asked these five questions.    Learn More


Internet Basics
Learn how to access, navigate, and print websites. Get basic techniques for searching the Internet and being safe online. This class is for people already comfortable using the mouse and keyboard, but with little or no previous Internet experience.     Learn More


Computer Basics II
Learn to use the keyboard and mouse, and get a basic overview of computer terms and concepts in this class for people with little or no previous computer experience.    Learn More


10 Steps to Your Best Resume
Learn how to create or edit your resume to give you an edge to get the best job. Participants will leave with knowledge of resume essentials and formatting.     Learn More

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Reserve a Job Help Center PC

Computer usage is for 3 hour internet sessions and are to be used for job search activities. It is recommended that you prepare for filling out applications using our general application information worksheet in advance to maximize your job search time online.

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