Job and Career Support

The Kalamazoo Public Library offers support to job seekers in the form of computer access, tech assistance, print and electronic resources, and links to community job and career resources. Need help? Contact the Reference Desk or Ask a Librarian.

 

Kalamazoo Michigan WORKS! »

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Services related to employment and training are available to current workers and job seekers through Michigan WORKS! Job seekers can access computers, create and post resumes, and take free workshops to develop skills.

1601 S Burdick Street, Kalamazoo MI 49007
269-383-2536

Goodwill Industries of Southwest Michigan »

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Goodwill Industries of Southwestern Michigan provides education, training and career support services to people with barriers to employment so they can maximize their employment potential. They offer career training and skills development workshops.

420 E. Alcott, Kalamazoo MI 49001
269-382-0490

Highlights

Job & Career Accelerator »

Explore careers, create resumes, search jobs, get hired.

Everything necessary for a successful job search.

Computers & Internet accessComputers & Internet access
Word processing, Microsoft Office.
Careers & EmploymentCareers & Employment
Library resources for job & career.

Library Databases & Resources

ReferenceUSA »

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This powerful database contains information about 14 million businesses in the U.S. Job-seekers can create a custom business search to find businesses in their industry/field and geographical location.

LearningExpress Library »

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LearningExpress Library provides the most comprehensive selection of career-oriented and academic resources available to help with job preparation, career advancement, and re-entry into the workforce. You can take online courses on everything from business writing to computer tutorials to interviewing skills.*

Job & Career Accelerator »

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Job & Career Accelerator integrates everything necessary to conduct a successful job search. This database guides you through each step of the process, from exploring occupations and finding jobs to preparing resumes, completing job applications, and improving job search skills.*

*Please Note: You need to create your user account on a KPL computer. After that, sign in and use this database anywhere.