|Did you know that your Monroe
County Library System.......
makes available workstations and free Internet connectivity for patrons to use?
extends workstation time limits for patrons engaged in job-seeking activities?
sets aside workstations specifically for job-seeking activities?
provides access to jobs databases and other job opportunity resources, such as Michigan Talent Bank?
offers software and other resources to help patrons create resumes and other employment materials?
helps patrons complete online job applications?
offers training classes on job seeking strategies and interview tips?
provides access to GED and civil service exam resources?
helps patrons develop business plans and provides materials to help patrons start businesses?
offers instruction on basic computer skills such as how to use a mouse and keyboard or how to print a document?
offers training classes that provide computer skills such as word processing, spreadsheets, or developing presentations?
offers training classes that provide Internet use skills including Web browsing and searching?
helps patrons sign-up for an e-mail account?
provides assistance and offers free classes for understanding how to access and use government Web sites, understanding government programs, and completing electronic forms?
provides access to federal and state tax forms, information, and other tax-related services and resources?
provides access to social service benefits forms, applications, and information including food stamps, Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, and MiChild, Michigan’s children’s health insurance program?
provides access to unemployment benefit forms, applications, and information?
provides access to information about current legislation such as economic stimulus and mortgage assistance?
the library’s website has a new page called “Life Savers for a Sinking Economy”? This brings together links to jobs and career information, resume sites, foreclosure help, tips on making every dollar count and where to turn for help in Monroe County.
the library lets you borrow books and movies for free? Check some out today!
Would you like more information on what your library has to offer?
- Ask A Librarian
- Visit or call your local branch library.