Career and Employment Resources

The Career and Employment Reference Collection

at the Main Library includes current editions of the Directory of Executive Recruiters, Occupational Outlook HandbookAmerican Salaries and Wages Survey, and other popular career advancement publications.

CAreer Pathways
The California State Library supports a variety of workforce development platforms for all Californians through their local public libraries. Public libraries are community hubs that bring people together and close the opportunity gap by connecting people to essential services and resources. The resources available through CAreer Pathways are another way in which libraries aid in personal economic development, increase digital equity, and support the information needs of a 21st Century society.

Universal Class
Get the basics you need to be a success in any career: accounting, computer skills, technical writing, property management, interpersonal communication and many more. You can start right away; there is no need to wait for these continuing classes to begin.

Other Career Tools

  • Brainfuse Vet Now  Job seekers and veterans. Offers live job coaching and resume assistance, job listings, test prep, and assistance with VA benefits.
  • CNA Plus    Every "Certified Nursing Assistant" practice test on this Website is free, no registration is required, and you can study at your own pace.
  •    Offers multi-state bar exams.
  • Glassdoor
  • Los Angeles Public Library's Job Hunting and Financial Resources Guides
  • The Wall Street Journal How To Guide