Job & Career Resources


Ohio Means Jobs

Ohio Means Jobs
A resource created by the state of Ohio and that helps employers find the right people and job seekers find great jobs. On the site you can assess your skills and map out a career plan, search for jobs and post a resume for Ohio employers.

State of Ohio - Job Opportunities
Research resources, strategies and listings that can assist you find a job in Ohio.

Job Search Skills

AtoZdatabases has partnered with® to create a searchable Jobs Database with over 2.5 million listings. In addition to the job opportunities, AtoZdatabases can help you learn more about a potential employer by linking to our comprehensive business profile. The Jobs database also contains résumé templates, personality tests and preparation guides for the interview.

Vault offers job search advise on resumes, cover letters, interviews, and career building as well as providing industry and professional guides.

American Job Center
The American Job Center site provides access to key federal programs and critical local resources to help people find a job, identify training programs, and gain skills in growing industries. It connects users to online resources from across the federal government, nearly 3,000 brick-and-mortar American Job Centers, and hundreds of local training programs and job resources.

Career One Stop
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, Career One Stop is designed to provide a variety of tools to help job seekers, students, businesses and career professionals. It includes a job search tips and strategies, guides education and training resources, links to job banks and finders and access to local resources.

Job Search Manual
This manual from the State of Ohio provides strategies to job seekers on using keywords in résumés, searches and interviews to help them to build careers.

Education & Training

Job Scout
JobScout is a FREE, ONLINE learning platform that will teach you the basic Internet skills you need to find a job.

OhioLearns - eStudent Services
OhioLearns is the one-stop site for anyone interested in college level distance or e-learning in Ohio.

Gale Courses
Gale Courses offers a wide range of highly interactive, instructor led courses that you can take entirely online. As a library card holder in good standing, you are entitled to these courses at no cost. Courses run for six weeks and new sessions begin every month. Our Gale Courses service will be discontiuned on January 1, 2019. If you wish to continue to access great online education resources, Lynda online course are now available for all Bexley Public Library card holders.

With your Bexley Public Library card you can access thousands of free, online courses from experts on such topics as business, web development, information technology, job searching, photography and more through Lynda, an award-winning online education service. After you've logged in with your library card number and PIN, you will be prompted to create an account with You'll use this profile to create playlists, manage your course history, keep notes, and track your Certificates of Completion.

State of Ohio - Adult Education & Career Training
Resources and links to help Ohioans receive the training and education they need to find a new job.

GCF Learn Free
For more than a decade, the program has helped millions around the world learn the essential skills they need to live and work in the 21st century. From Microsoft Office and email to reading, math, and more, offers 125 tutorials, including more than 1,100 lessons, videos, and interactives, completely free

Career Discovery

Occupational Outlook Handbook
This is a guide to career information about hundreds of occupations compiled by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

O-Net Online
O*NET Online has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!