Employment Resources at Lake County Public LibraryUse these resources to get started in your job hunt!

The Library sees job-seekersí questions daily. Librarians are prepared to help you answer questions about any of the resources on these pages.

Starting from scratch on your resume? No problem. Have questions about how to find info on your career path? We can help.

In addition to the resources found on this page, a series of classes will be held for anyone who needs help finding or applying for employment. You can also use our Ask a Librarian form or stop by your local branch with your questions!

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Help for Every Stage of Your Job Search


Before you start your search, make sure you're ready with a stellar cover letter and resume. Our tools will help you create them so that when you do find the perfect job, you can apply right away.


Ready to start your search? These local databases and job hunt tips will help you find something in Northwest Indiana that matches your skills and needs.


Now that you've found a job you want, all you have to do is apply. Get help navigating online applications, brush up on your interview skills, and even get in-person help preparing to apply for a job.


Sometimes it feels like there are a million details to take care of when job searching or starting a new job. What local resources and grants are available to help you with things like continuing education, childcare, and other concerns?