A Reference Librarian can assist you during library hours. Ask at the Information Desk for classified sections of newspapers, or for help finding books and videos related to job searching and resume writing.
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Job Assistance Brochure
Download our PDF Job Assistance Brochure to help with your job searching. Job Assistance Brochure  - 602KB
Can't make it to the library? We subscribe to electronic resources that you may access from home with your Huntley Area Public Library card.
JobNow!  This interactive online database features expert resume assistance, templates and tips for job seekers. Get live interview coaching, personality assesments, job search resources, and build your academic skills with JobNow!
Reference USA  Research specific companies or find the names of businesses in a specific field or location. From home: Use this link  and enter the barcode from the back of your library card at the login prompt. Printing and downloading is limited to 50 records at the library or 25 records at home. If you receive a username/password login page from ReferenceUSA instead of a library card number login page, it is possible that reconfiguring your browser settings, personal firewall, and/or Internet security software will correct this issue. On the username/password login page, please select ReferenceUSA's help option for suggestions.
Job Search Engines
- America's Job Exchange 
- Career Builder 
- Indeed 
- JobBank USA 
- Monster 
- Nation Job 
- Simply Hired 
- Snag a Job 
- WorkForce 50 
Local Agencies Assist With Job Searches
McHenry County Workforce Network  500 Russell Ct., Woodstock, IL 60098 815-338-7100 The McHenry County Workforce Network provides job search related services to residents of the County ages 18 and over. Provides résumé writing software and staff assistance, education and training materials, and job search, career, and networking workshops. Kane County Department of Education & Employment  30 DuPage Court, Elgin, IL 60120 847-888-7900 The Elgin Center location is a one-stop career center. KCDEE provides assistance in obtaining employment and enhancing job skills. Illinois workNet Center  A free online resource that provides information about careers, training, education, and work support for Illinois residents and businesses.
- Set up a free account to access a career and job search planner
- Find job openings and potential employers
- Learn about skills and education requirements
- Find out about training and education opportunities in your area
Get information about starting your own business
Computer Classes @ the Library
Whether you want to brush up on your computer skills or learn some new ones, the Huntley Area Public Library offers several computer classes that can continue your education. Visit our Computer Classes  section for more details.