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Online Resources - Jobs & Careers

Career and job search information including career tests, company information for job seekers, business research and employment listings.

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Reference Librarian

Patty Crane

Reference Desk Telephone

417-624-5465

Reference Databases

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Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. Learning Express Library
A library of test preparation materials and interactive practice exams based on official tests including the GED, ACT, and ASVAB, Occupation Practice Tests, Popular Software Tutorials, Computer & Internet Basics, and U.S. Citizenship. Also included is Job & Career Accelerator. This database has moved to a new platform that requires a new registration. Any tests or courses you are currently using will not transfer to the new platform.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library Connect via computers inside Joplin Public Library Mango
Language learning software for over 50 languages with ESL courses for 15 languages. Learn the most asked for languages such as Spanish, French and German as well as Hungarian, Yiddish and how to talk like a pirate.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA New Businesses
Information on over 4,000,000 new businesses. Search for businesses added last week or up to two years ago. 50,000 businesses added each week.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA U.S. Businesses
Information on 14 million U.S. businesses. Listings include address, telephone numbers, web site addresses, line of business, owner/executives, financial information, competitor’s report, and more.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. ReferenceUSA U.S. Jobs/Internships
Combining the resources of ReferenceUSA and Indeed.com, search for job and internships opportunities across the United States.
Connect from computers outside Joplin Public Library. Connect from computers inside Joplin Public Library. Workplace Skills for 21st Century Success
Training and resources to boost basic workplace and job search skills as well as prepare job seekers for advanced occupational training.

 

Web Sites

JobsMoGov (Missouri Division of Workforce Development)
The official workforce resource web site for the State of Missouri, includes job listings, job seekers, and unemployment insurance claim reporting.

Joplin Globe Classifieds
Classifieds from the Joplin Globe newspaper.

CareerOneStop
Sponsored by the Department of Labor this site provides national, state, and local career, labor market, and workforce information.

Glassdoor
A comprehensive career resource with information on 28,000+ companies.