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  Library Resources -
       The Library offers many free resources         for job seeking, career  change &         educational needs.  Start your path at         the library by using these  resources:

     -  Gates Computer Lab - learn basic         computer skills & software. Search for         jobs and write resumes too!
    -   Online Databases
    -   Online Catalog- search for helpful                 books and materials

   -  Q&A NJ - Don't search... Find.  Connect         online with a real librarian -- one-to-one         in real-time -- for help with any topic or         information need. 

 

Books On Employment
   -  Resumes for Re-Entering the Job Market         McGraw-Hill Companies     2008
   -  Generation Blend: Managing Across the         Technology Age Gap - Salkowitz 2008
   -  Now What? The Young Person's Guide to         Choosing the Perfect Career - Lore 2008
   -  Resumes for Dummies
        Kennedy, 2007
   -  Finding a job after 50 : reinvent yourself          for the 21st century - Woodward, 2007
   -  Get Hired Now -Graham, Bill 2005

      check our online catalog for a variety       of material on this topic!

Library Databases
   
     Corfacts Online - Visit New Jersey's premier business to business directory. Immediate      access to up-to-date information on over 51,000 New  Jersey  companies in services and      manufacturing. Completely customizable selection criteriaRemote Access - Outside of the      Library accessible from anywhere with your LBFPL card number (no spaces)
  
    New Jersey State Knowledge Iniative

    Learn A Test- Take practice tests in the following areas: Academic, Basic Skills,     Civil Services, Cosmetology, EMS (Emergency Medical Services),  Firefighter,     Law Enforcement,  Military,  Online Courses  (SAT Preparation),  Postal Services,  Real Estate,     Teaching,  and US Citizenship. Remote LearnAtest accessible from anywhere with your LBFPL     card number   
    
    Asbury Park Press - Complete full-text content of local and regional news from 1999 - to     present, including community events,  schools,  politics, government policies, cultural     activities, local companies, state  industries, and people in  the community. Accessible  from      anywhere with your LBFPL  card number.

 

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