Resources For Job Seekers

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The library has a wealth of print materials available to all library users. Please contact our Reference Services Department for further assistance at 708-388-1078 x19 or x20.

To apply for positions at the Blue Island Public Library please send a resume, cover letter and three references to cwaltman@blueislandlibrary.org.

@ BIPL

  • Books on resume writing, interviewing, job search strategies, and small business management

  • Internet access and classes to learn to use and search the Internet, and lists of Internet sites that might be of interest

  • PCs with word processing software like Resume Writer to write and print resumes and cover letters

Community

  • The Moraine Valley Community College Job Resource Center provides resources to alumni and community members providing job listing and resources that may include evening workshops, online resources and career events.

    The Moraine Valley Community College
  • American Job Center Network (AJC) this site provides a single access point for key federal programs and critical local resources to help people find a job, identify training programs, and tap into resources to gain skills in growing industries.

    American Job Center Network

Online Resources

Website provides quality, innovative online learning opportunities to anyone who wants to improve the technology, literacy and math skills needed to be successful in both work and life. Move ahead in your career with tutorials on resumes, the job search, interviewing and more.