Resources for Job Seekers
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- learn the skills you need to achieve your full potential
- learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.
- You will need your Washoe County Library card number and PIN to access this service.
- expert résumé resources and review
- live interview coach and online interview preparation resources
- career coaching, assessment, and job search
- job search and workplace skills improvement
- skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science
- career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance prep, GED test prep, and more.
- computer skills improvement for popular software and hardware
- search nationwide job listings
- find company information and research executives
- search nationwide job listings
- read company reviews
- salary information & interview insights
- all resources available without an account when coming from the library website
Other library resources
- Free Wifi network access
- Public Internet stations
- Résumé creation software at some branches
- computer skills classes
- document printing and scanning
- public fax service at some branches
Contact the library for details on individual branch offerings.
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Other Resources Online
- Employment Security Division - Offers job placement and training opportunities to Nevada businesses and workers and information on filing unemployment claims.
- JOIN, Inc. - A private, non-profit job training agency designed to help individuals gain or improve the skills they need for the local labor market. JOIN provides a range of services in eight branch offices across Northern Nevada.
- O*NET Online - Has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more! O*NET is the nation's primary source of occupational information.
- NV-APPS job home page- Create a personal work profile of education, employment history, availability, and other items to facilitate application to State of Nevada. Find current job announcements for the state.
- Nevada Dept of Employment, Training And Rehabilitation - Find information on unemployment benefit claims and more.
- NV Department of Personnel - Find State of Nevada job opportunities and assistance information for current State of Nevada employees.
- NevadaEmployerHelp.com - Connects employers with resources to recruit skilled employees, train existing staff, and receive human resource assistance at little or no cost to employers.
- Nevada JobConnect - Nevada JobConnect is a statewide network that connects businesses with employees, all in one convenient system.
- Nevadaworks - Funds qualified training providers to offer education and work skills development to adults and youth who are underemployed or unemployed.
- State of Nevada - Find websites for job opportunities in Nevada and answers to frequently asked questions about working in Nevada.
- Veteran Services - Provides job search workshops, assessment and guidance services, and labor market information for veterans.