Job & Career Library Training Resources

Jobs & Career Gateway
  • Easily create your own Jobs & Career website that links to ALL of your career resources
  • Help patrons learn essential skills to compete in the job market, assess strengths, and uncover a career that’s a perfect fit
  • Take part in Training workshops
Jobs & Career Gateway Products
Testing & Educational Reference Center TERC Product Information

Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC)

TERC is loaded with information on colleges, technical schools, practice entrance exams, and certification and professional license exams that show library users what to expect and how to prepare for the next level. It also includes a resume builder and a virtual career library.

Career Transitions Product Information

Career Transitions

Career Transitions offers a practical, personalized and guided experience that integrates all the tools needed in the job-search process, including comprehensive job search and tracking, guided resume and cover letter builders, job interview practice, career assessment, matching experience to new careers, hundreds of career and advice videos, and detailed reporting on user accomplishments.

Powerspeak Product Information

Powerspeak Languages

(includes French, German, Mandarin Chinese and ESL for Spanish speakers) Gale's online interactive language learning tool offers a breakthrough for learning foreign languages, essential for career development.

Gale Virtual Reference Library Product Information

Gale Virtual Reference Library

A collection of eBooks from renowned publishers, Facts On File, Ferguson and Gale, specially selected for their relevance in supporting jobs and career inquiries.

Fun Facts

74.5% of libraries help people create resumes


91.8% of libraries report that providing employment services is important to their communities


90.9% of libraries help people access online job resources


71.9% of libraries help people apply for jobs online*

 

* 2010-2011 Public Library Funding & Technology Access Study; Information Policy & Access Center, College of Information Studies, University of Maryland.