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Jobs Search

A search engines for online job boards, with the ability to search by salary
Access current job listings in the community and more. Create professional resumes and cover letters, master interviewing and networking techniques, and more.
Live Job Coaching, Resume Assistance, and more... Live JobNow Coaches are available every day of the week, including weekends, from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. FAQ

Locate and research companies including human resource contact names, business descriptions, company size and website links to job postings.  

 
Job search in the Ventura County Area  
 
Career Development

Great resource for life-long learners with Live one-on-one help on taking the GED, Microsoft Office Suite and prepare for the US Citizenship Test. Submit your resume online to have your resume critique and edited within 24 hours.  

CareerOneStop
U.S. Department of Labor-sponsored portal offering salary data, self-assessment tool, access to state job banks, and career exploration assistance.  

Gale Courses (formerly Learn4Life)
Gale Courses offers a wide range of interactive courses that can be taken entirely over the Internet. All courses are free and led by expert instructors. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. (5 free courses per calendar year)

LearningExpress Library
Math, reading and writing skills building modules, GED preparation, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT practice exams, AP practice exams, and more...  Forgot password?
Lynda.com Available everywhere with a library card
Acquire new skills, learn new business, creative, and tech skills with expert-led online video tutorials anytime, anywhere. Follow the link above to log in with a valid Thousand Oaks Library card number and PIN in the Library or remotely. The Lynda.com app is available for free download. Lynda.com Help

The U.S. government’s career guidance tool. Contains profiles of hundreds of careers, including information about work responsibilities, work environments, prerequisites, required education, and other qualifications. Also contains Bureau of Labor Statistics occupational forecasts through 2020.