Free Training


lynda_buttonLynda.com

Video tutorials on software, web design, business/management skills, financial literacy, job/career skills, social networking, etc. Includes Microsoft Office, Windows, and Mac OS. Requires free account creation.

Career Centercareer_center

Are you preparing for a professional exam? Are you curious about a particular occupation or looking to improve your workplace skills? Choose the Career Center and find interactive online practice for licensing tests, dozens of career related e-books and software tutorials.

Webucatorwebucator

Provides many online Self-Paced courses on Web Development, Microsoft, Adobe, Java and more. (To use Webucator see a librarian to receive a voucher code.)

Online Information & Resources


New York State Department of Labornys_button

Resources on occupations, job searching, resume writing, and links to employers. Includes information for Veterans about available programs, services and training.

Vocations, Careers & Technical Education Collection

Provides content from over 300 largely full-text publications from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

Jobs for Teens HQJobs for Teens HQ

A website providing teens with job listings by city/state, resume writing tips, job fair information, interviewing best practices, work permit info, volunteering opportunities, labor laws, and other information to help them succeed.

human_servicesCareers in Human Services

The Careers in Human Services guidebook provides insight into potential careers, and instruction on what job seekers can expect in terms of training, advancement, earnings, job prospects, working conditions, and relevant associations.

tech_repairCareers in Technical Services & Equipment Repair

Provides a current overview and a future outlook of specific occupations in the technology and equipment maintenance industries, examining more than 30 fields in the technology and equipment maintenance.

Occupation Outlook HandbookOccupational Outlook Handbook

In-depth career information covering hundreds of occupations with details on job duties, work environment, required training, pay, and more from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Suggested Books