Jobs & Careers

Job Center of Lake County

The Job Center of Lake County offers a one-stop center for job and career assistance for Lake County residents and CLC students. The building also houses the CLC Career and Placement Services office, the Illinois Department of Employment Security, the Regional Office of Education and the Lake County Education to Careers Partnership.

Visit the Job Center of Lake County for more information.

Career Collection

The library offers a variety of materials to help you research a career, create a resume, write a cover letter, or brush up on your skills. Visit the library's Career Collection which can be found on the second floor.

Job Databases

Database Name Description Click to use at home Click to use at the library
AtoZdatabases

A business reference and marketing database containing details on businesses and households across the US. Ideal for sales leads mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and more.

Brainfuse Adult Learning Center

Adult learning content (GED) and live, professional assistance job skills, U.S. citizenship prep, computer classes, and more. Tutors are available every day from 2:00-11:00 p.m.

Brainfuse JobNow! Live job search assistance from job coaches, including resume and cover letter help and interview practice, plus professional certification and U.S. Citizenship practice tests. Coaching availabe every day from 2:00-11:00 p.m.
Lynda.com

On-demand video classes for learning business, software, technology, computer literacy, and creative skills.

ProCitizen Available through Pronunciator, ProCitizen is a resource that prepares you for U.S. Citizenship.
ProCitizen (Espanol) Preparación para obtener la ciudadanía estadounidense.
Pronunciator Learn a new language! Pronunciatior has lessons in over 80 languages, focusing on pronunciation. Also teaches English from 50 source languages. 
Pronunciator (Espanol) Pronunciator es una manera divertida y fácil de aprender cualquiera de los 80 idiomas disponibles.
Small Business Builder

A step-by-step engine for completing a business plan for new entrepreneurs, experienced business owners, and nonprofits.