JOB INFORMATION


LIBRARY REFERENCE SERVICES
INTERLIBRARY LOAN SERVICE
  • If we don't have it in our collection, we'll try to get it for you for free.* Any topic, any language -- from libraries across the nation and around the world. For more information, contact: Patricia Porter, Interlibrary Loan Coordinator, 843-470-6521, patriciap@bcgov.net.

    *Whenever lending libraries charge for the service, the library will ask you whether you wish to pursue the transaction.
JOB SEARCH SITES
WORKFORCE CENTERS
  • Beaufort Workforce Center of the S. C. Employment Security Commission - Online information about employment, unemployment claims, services and other frequently asked questions.
    ADDRESS AND CONTACT INFORMATION:
    Location: 64 Castle Rock Road, Beaufort Map
    Mailing Address: P.O. Drawer 1067, Beaufort, SC 29906
    Phone: 843-524-3351
    FAX: 843-524-0904
    TelClaim: 866-831-1724
FREE COMPUTER AND INTERNET ACCESS, COMPUTER INSTRUCTION RESUME, COVER LETTER AND INTERVIEWING SKILLS
  • CareerLab - Use "Cover Letter Index" or "Search for Letters" options to find a wide array of cover letter models.
  • Job Star Central: Resumés - Model resumés and tips. Includes a job search engine.
  • JobWeb - "Career development and job-search advice for college students and new college graduates." Features resumé and interviewing information, a database of employers, and a library of career-related articles. Sponsored by the National Association of Colleges and Employers.
  • Quintessential Careers - "Where job-seekers find resumé, cover letter, interviewing, salary history, and many other free job-search samples and examples." Also: search for jobs and post your resumé.
  • The Riley Guide: Resumés and Cover Letters and Network, Interview, & Negotiate - Articles on aspects of each topic.
RELOCATION SITES
  • Sperling's Best Places - Rate and compare hundreds of cities and communities by cost of living, schools, crime, homes and climate.
  • CityRating.com - Includes and "Occupational Outlook" search option.
SALARIES WORKPLACE LITERACY SENIOR CITIZENS VETERANS' RIGHTS
  • Hire Vets First, from the U. S. Department of Labor - The mission statement for the Veterans' Employment & Training Service is to provide veterans and transitioning service members with the resources and services to succeed in the 21st century workforce by maximizing their employment opportunities, protecting their employment rights and meeting labor-market demands with qualified veterans today.
ONLINE TUTORIALS, GUIDES AND WEBINARS
  • Hilton Head-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce - Visit the Chamber's website, e-mail or phone (843-785-3673) for information on upcoming and site-archived webinars for jobseekers.
  • The Riley Guide - An extensive source of articles on many topic areas: How to Job Search |Before You Search | Sites with Job Listings | Resumés & Cover Letters | Research & Target Employers | Network, Interview& Negotiate | Salary Guides.
TESTING RESOURCES
  • Learning Express - Online practice tests in a wide range of vocational fields. Learning Express scores your work and explains any errors. Visit your nearest Beaufort County Library Branch to learn how registered borrowers can access Learning Express (LearnATest) --immediately and free of charge! Our reference staff will be happy to locate test preparation resources in book form as well, on our own shelves or through loans from other libraries.
LAID-OFF AND DISPLACED WORKERS
  • Dislocated Worker Unit Manager, South Carolina Department of Commerce:
    CONTACT: Ms. Michelle Paczynski Dislocated Worker Unit Manager
    South Carolina Department of Commerce
    1201 Main Street, Suite 1600 Columbia, South Carolina 29201-3200
    Telephone: 866-721-7867 or 803-737-3828 FAX: 803-806-3505
    E-mail: mpaczynski@SCcommerce.com
  • Laid Off or Displaced? Get Help, from AARP - Articles and other information about programs and contacts.
FREE NOTARY PUBLIC SERVICE
  • Ileana Herrick, Beaufort County Library Administrative Assistant, will assist you as South Carolina Notary Public Monday -Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. The offices are located in the Beaufort Branch Library (2nd Floor), 311 Scott Street, Beaufort, SC 29902. Map
    Se habla español.
    Please make an appointment: Telephone 843-470-6548, iherrick@bcgov.net
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