Education and Employment

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Job Search Sites

Job Center of Wisconsin

Search jobs Wisconsin Jobs and access resources from the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development.

Wisconsin Job Network

Search for local jobs and learn about upcoming career events and job fairs.

City of Columbus Employment Opportunities

See current job openings with the City of Columbus.

Wisc.Jobs

Find open positions with the Wisconsin state government.

USA Jobs

Discover open federal government positions to apply for.

CareerOneStop

Search for jobs nationwide, find helpful information for job seekers, and training and apprenticeship opportunities.

Resumes & Cover Letters

Raw Resume: Resume Workshop

This thorough tutorial describes different types of resume and how to create one.

Purdue Online Writing Lab

Access free tutorials on writing resumes, cover letters, and various other letters concerning employment.

ResumeGenius

Learn how to create resumes and cover letters and view examples.

UW Madison's Writing Center: Writing Cover Letters

Cover letter writing and general writing tips and tutorials

Learn a New Language

Duolingo

Learn world languages online for free. This resource requires creation of an account to save your progress in lessons.

Foreign Service Institute Language Courses

Learn to speak over 40 world languages for free.

Peace Corps Language Courses

Access free training materials used by the U.S. Peace Corps.

Forvo

Hear the pronunciation of words by native speakers in a variety of dialects.

Free Tutorials & Classes

edX

Watch and read college and university class materials online. Most courses here are free, but some cost money and/or have the option to add on a verified certificate for a fee, so pay close attention when signing up for a class.

GCF Learn Free

Free tutorials in computer basics, software, social media, and job searching. This resources is also available en Español!

Khan Academy

Free text and video tutorials on math, science, computer programming, art history, and more. This resource requires a free account to save your progress in lessons. This resources is also available en Español!

Computer & Internet Basics

New User

This site created by Michigan's Library Technology Committee is a step by step tutorial designed for people who have never used a computer and/or mouse before.

San Jose Public Library's Virtual Privacy Lab

Learn about virtual privacy and how to stay safe online.

TechBoomers

Become an expert in popular apps, websites, and social media platforms with this website specially designed with seniors in mind.

TypingClub

Learn to touch type online for free.

College Prep

Visit our College Prep page in the teen section for a selection of recommended websites.