The Bristol Public Library is unique with the assistive services available through the library’s Literacy Academy. The library also has numerous books and databases to assist job seekers.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. The Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
Career Guide to Industries
The Career Guide to Industries provides information on available careers by industry, including the nature of the industry, working conditions, employment, occupations in the industry, training and advancement, earnings and benefits, employment outlook, and lists of organizations that can provide additional information.
Federal job list updated daily.
CAREER & JOB ASSISTANCE DATABASES
LearningExpress Library *(Access through TEL)
Provides over 300 online interactive practice exams and course series as well as over 150 e-books. Includes academic tests like the ACT, SAT, and GED as well as Civil Service, Firefighters and Law Enforcement exams. *Virginia Residents Require Password