Databases/Resources

This page contains research databases purchased by the library and links to useful internet resources.

List of all databases

Super Search - Search multiple databases

Database Resources for: Jobs, Careers & Testing

  • An Optimal Resume

    Need a resume? Want a cover letter? Feel like you should brush up on those interview skills? We are excited to provide you with the OptimalResume online career services suite. OptimalResume can help you take care of all of these things and more. This easy-to-use online software allows you to quickly and effortlessly create essential professional documents such as resumes and cover letters, as well as investigate crucial job-related skills such as the practice interview or skills assessment. Best of all, it’s free! Try it today!.

  • AtoZdatabases: Search Jobs, Businesses or Mailing Lists

    The Premier Job Search, Reference, and Mailing List Database. The database includes 2.3 million job listings, 30 million business profiles, 1.1 million healthcare professionals, and much more. Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more! Update Frequency: Monthly Format: Web Output: Email, Print or instant Download

  • Job Seeker's Booklet

    This booklet contains: Megasites, US & Ohio sites, Federal jobs, Sites for new grads, Career & job guides, Resume help, Apprentice information, Headhunters, Library/University career help...

  • LearningExpress Library

    LearningExpress Library provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. You must create your own account to use this system.

  • 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 is revised every two years.

Internet Resources for: Jobs, Careers & Testing

  • Akron Beacon Journal Job Search

    This is the Akron Beacon Journal's classified section for "Finding a Job". Users can search for jobs, post a resume and receive career advice.

  • Canton Repository Classifieds (Jobs)

    Search for jobs with Yahoo! hotjobs on the Canton Repository website. You can also post/edit your resume and get tips for interviewing, calculate your salary and more!

  • Cleveland Plain Dealer Classifieds for Jobs

    Search this site to find jobs in the greater Cleveland area. Users are asked to register by signing up for a FREE account. A Job Seeker account gives you the ability to use: * Online Job Application and Resume Management tools * A private area where you can create and store multiple Cover Letters and Resumes * A personal Job Alerts search agent that emails jobs to you at your request * Personalized folders to store jobs of interest and those you have applied to.

    This site also provides access to links for "Career Resources", "Cool Employers" and "Education and Training".

  • Community Job Club of Stow

    Free outplacement services and assistance for Stow-area jobless or those who expect to be jobless and wish to improve or acquire job skills.

  • Greater Akron Chamber Business & Economy

    The Greater Akron Chamber's business development department provides details on economic and career opportunities in the Northeast Ohio counties of Medina, Portage and Summit (Akron, OH PMSA) and assistance for new and expanding industry.

  • Jobs at answers.com

  • Ohio Here to Help

      The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services has a new website for unemployed Ohioans. OhioHeretoHelp.com connects users to information and resources from both public and private entities that can help them search for a job, find education and training opportunities, and learn about the many other services and supports that might be available to them.

  • Ohio Unemployment Benefits Online

    Ohio Department of Job & Family Services Office of Unemployment Compensation. Click on this website to apply for unemployment benefits.

  • OhioJobs.com

    OhioJobs.com is a local employment website for job seekers and employers. The site is part of the LocalCareers.com Network. OhioJobs.com is not affiliated with any state agency or staffing firm.

  • OhioMeansJobs.com

    Per their website, this site serves two purposes. One is a window for employers to look for Ohio-based talent, post job opportunities, and integrate employment events into a single, cost free point of contact. The other purpose of this website is for job seekers. It allows you to search all electronic job opportunities which include Ohio employers, national commercial job boards and niche industries. You can also post/update a resume and explore careers to identify occupations with favorable job prospects.

  • Record Courier Classifieds for Jobs

    Use the tools on this site to search for jobs by keyword, job category or by geographical (city, state or zip) location. Creating a FREE account gives you access to saved jobs, application history, multiple resumes and more!

  • Simply Hired

    Search for jobs by category, keyword or location. What makes this site unique is that you can also search for volunteer jobs, internships, summer / seasonal employment and part-time or temporary jobs.

  • Youngstown Vindicator Classifieds for Jobs and Careers

    Use this site to search for jobs in Youngstown and other cities in the Mahoning Valley. By creating a FREE account, you can also * Create Saved Search Alerts to receive notifications when new jobs match your search criteria. * Save job listings to view or apply to later and access easy-to-use and effective seeker tools to make your job search more organized and efficient.