Career & Job Search

Databases, when accessed by using a computer outside of the library, may require your 14-digit Union Public Library barcode number.

Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center
Career advice on critical skills and education options, industry and profession articles, profiles of jobs and industries, internships and apprenticeships, and financial aid. Also includes education and career-planning timelines, career assessment,  video interviews,  sample resumes and cover letters, and more.

Job and Career Accelerator
Contains careers, skills, interest assessments and job search tools to help create resumes and cover letters, prepare for interviews, and more. Also contains extensive job listings. 

Learning Express
Online tutorials for elementary through adult students on everything from math to the path to citizenship, GED to college prep exams,  career resources, computer and Internet basics, popular software tutorials,  and specific career information.

Reference Solutions (formerly Reference USA)
Detailed and current directory of business and consumer data on more than 13 million U.S. and Canadian businesses. is an online tutoring company that provides tutoring, homework help, test preparation, and career resources to students and adults in an online platform, through both live sessions (every day from 3pm to 10pm), drop-off reviews, and on-demand materials made accessible 24/7. Subjects include English, science, math, social studies, and grammar, in addition to career services such as resume review, job searching, and interview preparation. is also a powerful test preparation platform, offering help with a variety of exams ranging from the SAT to Citizenship.