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Unemployment Resources

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Adult Career Center:

Resume Help, GED prep, Citizenship, Financial Literacy, College Entrance Exam, & Graduate School Exams

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Ferguson's Career Guidance Center

Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center is a comprehensive resource for career exploration and planning that can help users explore thousands of possible professions in 140 industries and career fields. The database also offers education planning for undergraduate, graduate, vocational and technical, and nursing schools.

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Cypress Resume

Cypress Resume lets you create a quality resume with minimal writing required! Follow the easy 3-step process to enter your information, target your desired job, and highlight your talents and skills. You choose the statements that you want to include, tailor them to showcase your strengths, and Cypress Resume puts it all together for you. You will have a complete resume in minutes. You can also create cover letters and reference pages.

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LearningExpress Library

LearningExpress Library features online tutorials, practice tests, and e-books to help patrons of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more.

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Gale Courses

Gale Courses delivers hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online courses focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment to transform lives and foster positive changes in your community.

Job Search Resources

Career and Salary Information on the Web

Main Library & Law Library
201 Chestnut Street
Wilmington, NC 28401

Northeast Regional Library
1241 Military Cutoff Road
Wilmington, NC 28405

Pine Valley Library
3802 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28412

Pleasure Island Library
1401 N. Lake Park Boulevard
Carolina Beach, NC 28428

Call (910) 798-6300
Hours: Monday-Thursday 10 am - 6 pm
Friday 10 am - 5 pm
Saturday Noon - 4pm - Sunday Closed