(accessible from home with your library card number)
Reference USA – Information on millions of U.S. businesses and residents.
LearningExpress Library - Learn about occupations and careers, build your resume, practice interview skills, and more. Also offers a wide variety of test preparation for academic and career testing, including SAT, AP, GRE, and more.
Test Books: Exam Preparation/Study Guides - Locations vary
Job Hunting, Resumes, Interviewing – 650.14
Career Guides – 331.7
Occupational Outlook Handbook – 371.425
Bureau of Labor Statistics – Wages by area and occupation.
Career One Stop – Career resources and workforce information from the U.S. Department of Labor.
Explore Health Careers – Information about health professions and careers.
Glassdoor - Search for jobs, company reviews, salary reports, and more.
JobScout – An online tool that will teach you the basic Internet skills you need to find a job.
Learn How to Become – A comprehensive resource that can guide individuals through each of the steps they need to take to begin, further, or change their career path.
O*NET Online – The nation’s primary source of occupational information.
Public Health Online - Career and educational information in the field of public health, focused on current and future college students and adult learners.
Purdue OWL - The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University houses a vast collection of writing resources ranging from source citation styles to writing guidelines for business, research, and job searches.
Unemployment Insurance Application, California - Application to submit a unemployment insurance claim.
Career Builder - Employment website that offers job postings, resume-building resources, and more.
CollegeGrad - Employment website for finding entry-level jobs and internships.
Craigslist - Classified advertisements with sections for jobs, housing, for sale items, and more.
Indeed - Search millions of jobs from thousands of job boards, newspapers, classifieds and company websites.
Monster - Employment website that offers job postings, resume-building resources, and more.
Workforce Resource Center – CA Employment Development Dept., 130 E. Ortega St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101. (805) 568-1296
AppleOne Employment Services – 3700 State St. Suite 210, Santa Barbara CA 93105. (805) 596-9024
Crossroads Staffing – 2811 De La Vina St., Santa Barbara CA 93105. (805) 898-9416
Select Staffing – 1919 State St. Suite 101, Santa Barbara CA 93101. (805) 569-0170