Career Resources

The library has access to a large variety of career resources both online and in house. If you need help finding
a job or you want to take the next step in your career, check out the links below.

Career Tips
Library Resources
Online Resources

Texas Workforce Solutions Help in Library 2016-672w

Career Tips

7 Steps to a Successful Job Search

People just entering the job market, switching careers, wanting to further their career, or are looking to reenter can benefit from expanding their knowledge on what it takes to get a job in the 21st century. Check out the short presentation below to get tips, examples, and information on how to conduct a successful job search.

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How to Set up an email with Google
How to Set up an email with Yahoo
Resume Writing Tips
Sample Resume
Sample Chronological Resume
Sample Functional Resume

Library Resources

Reference USA

The library’s subscription allows DeSoto Library patrons unlimited access to a database of 12 million U.S. businesses and 115 million U.S. residents. Patrons can use the database for conducting job searches, finding sales leads, tracking down addresses and phone numbers, and locating out-of-town companies. To use the database from home or work, type in the 14 digit number on the back of your DeSoto Library card. Click here to go to Reference USA