Business, Career Prep, and Job Searching

     AtoZdatabases:  Job Searching?  Need to Find a Business? Finding an old
     lost friend? This is the database for you!  The database includes 30 million   
     business   & executive profiles, over 240 million residents with interests, hobbies  
     and lifestyles information, over 7 Million real-time job listings, 2 Million new   
 businesses, over 12 million healthcare professionals, over 12 million new movers,
 2 Million new homeowners, and much more. The databases are ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, background searches, finding friends, relatives and a whole lot of other possibilities.

            Career One Stop (MA Website for Job Seekers) 
                One place for you to find training, career prep and researching jobs in the US.


MassLINKS Online Academy is a FREE DESE-funded Massachusetts statewide adult education program. Students can choose from High School Equivalency (GED and HiSet) preparation classes or English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL/ESL) classes. Classes are offered fully online with evening and morning options to help you work around your schedule.  

   Leadership and Management Database   Provides access to authoritative      
    periodical content covering topics such as 21st-century skills, organizational dynamics and
    leadership, adult learning and continuing education, and more. Updated daily, this library

    resource is useful for researchers or any professional interested in career development.

             MTEL Study Guides and Information

             MTEL Practice Website Created by the Department of Education

                                                           Free Practice Tests for MTEL

   Peterson's Career Prep  Get your community career ready with access to tools
    and a variety of interactive methods that prompt graduates, or those making a career   
    change, to think about what they want in a job or career. VisualCV Résumé Creator helps  
    users build and edit a résumé or even create a website. It also includes helpful articles and
                                           tips focused on writing résumés and cover letters, networking, and interviews. 
           Users can search across all careers and jobs or filter results to focus on career paths by industry, experience   
           level, or match strength (based on career assessment results).

           A military crosswalk allows patrons to map any past military service to potential new civilian career paths. This 
           helps individuals transitioning out of the military translate their skills to civilian occupations.

     US Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook

      The Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) provides information on what workers do; the  
      work environment; education, training, and other qualifications; pay; the job outlook;
      information on state and area data; similar occupations; and sources of additional
      information, for 324 occupational profiles, covering about 4 out of 5 jobs in the economy.