- Collection of over 300 books and DVDs, including guides to job readiness, online job searches searching and resume preparation, including titles for those seeking college scholarship funding.
- Special resume preparation software on the library computers to assist in customizing a resume, as well as numerous links to job search engines.
- FREE ONE-ON-ONE professional help preparing resumes, job applications and cover letters and developing job search strategy. Call 224-2539 to schedule an appointment.
- Weekly Job Labs Come create a resume, apply for jobs online, and/or post your resume online. You are not required to have a library card and will have 2 hours of open computer time to seek employment. Every Wednesday 2-4 pm in the library auditorium.
- Neuvoo: A job search engine that indexes jobs directly for free from companies, career websites, placement agencies and job boards.
- Career Transitions: Search for new opportunities, organize job searches, and discover new ways to match your work and military experience with new career options. Build a resume, cover letter, and get interview tips too!
- Learning Express provides information on job search and interview skills, resume preparation, and online practice tests, entrance exams and licensing tests as well as full-text e-books covering the GED, ACT, SAT, PSAT, AP, TOEFL, LSAT, GMAT, GRE, MCAT, ASVAB and others.
- Indeed search for jobs and post resumes
- LinkedIn search for jobs and network with other professionals (LinkedIn ProFinder LinkedIn Salary)
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics
- Glassdoor’s Salary Index
- A Guide to Salary Negotiation
- Veteran-specific resources:
My Next Move for Veterans – https://www.mynextmove.org/vets/
Veteran’s Job Search Guide – https://www.moneygeek.com/careers/resources/veterans-job-search-guide/
Education and Career Counseling – http://www.benefits.va.gov/vocrehab/edu_voc_counseling.asp
Veterans’ Job Search Tool – https://www.vets.gov/employment/job-seekers/search-jobs
Paying for Graduate School: Military Veterans – http://www.gograd.org/financial-aid/scholarships/military-veterans/
Veteran College Success Guidebook – https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/veteran-college-success/
Guide College Affordability for Veterans – http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/veterans-affordable-college-guide/
Going Back to School After the Military – https://online.maryville.edu/blog/going-back-to-school-military/
College Guide for Veterans and Servicemembers – https://online.maryville.edu/blog/college-guide-for-veterans-and-servicemembers/
Student Veteran Guide to Choosing a College, Degree and Career – https://soeonline.american.edu/blog/student-veteran-guide
Social Workers Assisting Veterans and their Families – https://online.rutgers.edu/blog/social-workers-assisting-veterans-families/
- Vocational and Technical Training Information:
Tennessee Tech’s School of Agriculture – https://www.tntech.edu/aghs/academic-programs/school-of-ag/
Guide to Online Vocational and Trade Schools – http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/degrees/vocational/
Tennessee Department of Health and Human Services, Career and Technical Education – https://www.tn.gov/education/career-and-technical-education/career-clusters/cte-cluster-human-services.html
Top Vocational and Trade Schools in Tennessee – http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/vocational-trade-school/tennessee/