Career Resources

Looking for a new job? Considering a career change? Planning for college? All of the resources and events below are free with your West Fargo Public Library card.

Gale Presents: Peterson's Test and Career Prep
Standardized test preparation and career development tools for high school students and adults. Includes practice exams, college planning resources, resume builder, and U.S. Citizenship help.

Gale Presents: Udemy
An online learning platform for adults who want to improve work-related skills or further develop a personal interest. Users can search through thousands of continuously updated, on-demand video courses across 75 categories in business, technology, design, and more, including courses taught by native speakers in 12 languages. All courses are taught by world-class instructors and offer a tailor-made learning experience for those who want to learn new technologies and skills to stay competitive in a changing workforce. 

Career Readiness Program by West Fargo Public Library on Beanstack
Jump into the Career Readiness Program challenge on Beanstack to explore dozens of resources to aid you with your job search and help you build the necessary skills for joining today's workforce. When you've finished all of the program activities, you will have a completed resume and cover letter and know more about the many tools available to help you find a career.
Users of DigitalLearn can increase their digital literacy through courses on basic skills, such as using a computer, navigating a web site, and searching.
GCFLearnFree offers tutorials on essential abilities for living and working in the 21st century. Lessons include topics such as using Microsoft Office and email, to improving reading, math and other core skills.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Career information on duties, education, training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations. From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.