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Job Seekers & Career Development

Resources

The Carol Stream Public Library offers a variety of tools and resources to support you in your employment journey. Our collection of online databases contains information and advice on the latest employment trends.

If you need one-one-one assistance, fill out our Book-A-Librarian Form to be contacted about walking you through a demonstration of our library's career resources whether in-person or virtually.

Take a look at some of the resources we have to offer and get started on boosting your career today:

Job & Career Resources by Alphabetical Letter

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

A    
ABI Inform Logo

ABI-Inform

Search business and financial news, including the Wall Street Journal, The Economist, and Investor's Business Daily.

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B    

Business Source Premier

Research into accounting, finance, economics, marketing, management, and operations management. Includes access to video from the Associated Press (AP).

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C    

Consumer Reports

Search for product ratings, reviews, and buying guides from home or out at the store.

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H    
Tutor Dot Com logo

Homework Help IL (Tutor.com)

Need help with your homework?  Or to connect with a live Job Coach? Tutors are available live online from 12:00pm to 12:00am. Grades K-Adult Learner. You can also upload resumes, cover letters, and school assignments for review!

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J    
Job and Career Accelerator

Job & Career Accelerator

Explore careers, create resumes, search jobs, and get hired all in one place.

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L    

Learning Express

Achieve your educational and career goals, including test preparation, computer tutorials, and study aids.

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LinkedIn Learning

Learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals.

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M    
Mango Languages

Mango Languages

Learn foreign languages or learn English as a second language.

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Morningstar Investment Research Center logo

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Research stocks and mutual funds, including ratings, reports and key ratios.

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N    
Newspaper Source Plus logo

Newspaper Source Plus

Read full-text newspaper articles and television and radio transcripts. Includes the Associated Press (AP), CNN Wire, PR Wire, UPI (United Press International), Xinhua, The Chicago Citizen, and more.

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Niche Academy Logo

Niche Academy

Learn a new technology, new skill, or discover a new library database.

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R    
Public Record Information Services logo

Record Information Services Illinois

Search for Illinois businesses, bankruptcies, and real estate transactions.

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Reference Solutions (Formerly Reference USA) logo

Reference Solutions (formerly Reference USA)

Search for people and businesses including doctors and conduct market research.

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S    
Science Reference Center logo

Science Reference Center

Search images and full-text articles in applied sciences, biology, chemistry, earth and space science, and energy. The Science Image Collection includes images from National Geographic, UPI, Getty, NASA, and Nature Picture Library.

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Small Business Reference Center logo

Small Business Reference Center

Full-text for many top consumer small business reference books, as well as tools to address many small business topics. Includes business videos, a help and advice section, and details on how to create business plans.

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T    
Tutor Dot Com logo

Tutor.com

Need help with your homework? Test Prep? Or your job search? Tutors are available live online from 12:00pm to 12:00am. Grades K-College.

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U    
US Major Dailies Logo

US Major Dailies 1980 - Present

U.S. Major Dailies provides historical and current content access to the five most respected U.S. national and regional newspapers: The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and the Wall Street Journal.

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V    
Value Line logo

Value Line

Monitor stock and mutual fund performances. Research by company name, ticker symbol, or industry.

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