Library Launches Online Help for Job Seekers and Veterans
Carlsbad City Library announces the launch of Job Now/Vet Now™. This online service supports job seekers, veterans and their families with all stages of job searching, employment transition assistance, navigating the VA, preparing for standardized tests and building marketable academic skills. Job Now/Vet Now is free for Carlsbad City Library cardholders on the library’s website under “College and eLearning.”
About VetNow VetNow Navigators are trained to help veterans and families connect with valuable benefits and resources and available between 2-10 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.
Help veterans and families apply for VA benefits
Refer patrons to applicable community resources for housing, healthcare and education
About Job/Now JobNow is designed for all stages of the job-hunting process, including career coaching, expert resume assistance, live interview preparation and more. Get live assistance 1-10 p.m. each day, excluding holidays.
Use the career resources to discover the best career fit based on education, experience and personality
Receive resume and cover letter assistance from trained experts
Get live, online interview practice from trained job coaches
LearnNow: Live skills tutoring and an extensive library of lessons, video tutorials and practice tests for GRE, GMAT and more (how is this different from the Adult Learning Center?)
Flashbulb: Create and share flashcards, tests and educational games
MEET: Schedule online sessions using the Brainfuse MEET whiteboard
More information A Carlsbad City Library card number is required to access JobNow/VetNow through the library’s eResources, located under “College and eLearning.” For those without a library card, apply for free online.
JobNow/VetNow is provided by Brainfuse, one of the nation’s leading online tutoring providers, serving libraries, colleges and universities, and school districts for more than 20 years. This service is provided to Carlsbad City Library cardholders courtesy of the California State Library.
For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 760-602-2038 or 760-434-2876 or chat with one of our librarians Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.