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Reference USA Reference USA logo

  • ReferenceUSA
  • Reference USA contains data access to 25 million job postings nation wide. This database updates monthly to maintain the most up to date data. Learning Suite Get Your Life back logo's Adult Career Center has tutors who can help you with your job search and a wealth of information on all aspects of careers.

The Live Tutor section puts you in touch with a certified tutor who can give you personal, one-on-one help with your resume, GED preparation, citizenship and back to school issues. You can also have any document reviewed by a specialist who will give you recommendations for improving your written work. This section is open from 3 - 10 p.m. daily.

The Skills Center Resource Library contains sample resumes and cover letters, job search help, GED preparation and citizenship information, as well as standardized tests preparation. This Center is open 24/7.

Gale Courses

Gale Courses are 6-week instructor-led classes that you can take online. Gale Courses includes classes in computer applications, programming and web design, as well as classes for writers, teachers, medical personnel; test preparation classes and personal development courses. Free to TCPL cardholders.

Job & Career Accelerator Job and career accelerator logo

Job and Career Accelerator gives you occupational profiles, job listings, and helps you create professional resumes and cover letters and organize your career plan. Development courses. Free to TCPL cardholders.

Labor Market & Career Information Labor market and career information logo

Labor Market and Career Information provides links to resources designed to help you make the career choice that is right for you.

Job Search Strategies

Job Listings

Career Information

Resumes & Interviews

Salary Negotiating

  • Salary Negotiating Guide -   Asking for a raise or negotiating your salary at a new job can seem daunting, but some tricks and tactics can help you go into it more confidently.