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Clearwater Public Library System


Employment & Careers

Career Transitions

Career Transitions

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  • Explore career keywords
  • Practice for an interview
  • Easy resume maker


You will need your library card number.

  • Have a job interview coming up and need to know more about the business?
  • Pursue market leads
  • Identify area businesses in your field (SIC codes)

Find job search materials in the catalog or on the shelf.

  • Guides for writing resumes and cover letters are found in the 650s.
  • DVDs with interview strategies are also available.

Your Online Brand

  • A Linked In profile is important to demonstrate connections and can be linked on a resume.
  • Consider placing any presentations you have made on Slideshare as an online portfolio. This can also be linked on a resume.
  • Google yourself. Verify that overly personal information on Facebook or other social media doesn't show up in public search results. Restrict your profile's privacy settings to show only information that reflects your professional self. We'd be happy to assist you with this process at Computer Help or by e-mail.

Computer Skills Websites

Resume & Interview Skills Videos

21st Century Job Searching

CPLS Research & Learn

Government Services

Listings of community assistance resources in the Tampa Bay Area. Citizens can find help and referral information to various support agencies on all topics of concern.  Apply for food stamps, get Medicaid or temporary cash assistance  Unemployment Compensation Claim your weeks for re-employment here  Contact elected federal officials  Federal Document Links Florida Department of Corrections  Hurricane Preparedness Information  Get Help Florida website

Pinellas Memory

Clearwater Sun Archives

The Clearwater Public Library System hosts the archive of the Clearwater Sun newspaper, available on microfilm for use at the Clearwater Main Library and online at Pinellas Memory. Please contact us with questions or for research assistance and obituary requests.

Library Databases

Research Databases