Job seekers, libraries are here for you!

Whether you are looking to make a career change, reenter the workforce, or just need some tips on your resume, public libraries are here to help you out with online resources and events available to all Massachusetts residents.

Gale Presents: Peterson’s Career Prep helps you build a resume, find a career, and get advice on job seeking process.

Gale Business: Entrepreneurship helps those looking to start their own business. Learn how to plan, manage, and fund your business with examples of real business plans. provides video courses in business, software, technology, and creative skills, taught by recognized industry experts. A BPL library card or eCard is needed to access these courses.

BPL’s Kirstein Business Library & Innovation Center (KBLIC)  offers free, online and in person business and job search assistance.

The MBLC's Virtual Calendar lists virtual events happening at libraries around the state including job and career related events.


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