Where To Get Help Finding A Job: The Virtual Library

“Public libraries have long been known for helping people with job searches, through one-on-one résumé advice and classes teaching computer skills. Since many libraries have been closed physically due to the pandemic, they’re now often offering job-search help virtually so people can benefit from the resources at home.

“They decided career services has to continue, because there are too many people getting laid off or furloughed, and they’re having trouble — not just with completing unemployment, but figuring out what they can do next,” says Ebony Hogan, career services supervisor for the Cuyahoga County Public Library in the greater Cleveland area.”