Job & Career Resources

    Check out these resources from the web, the Electronic Library for Minnesota, and the Scott County Library.  If prompted for a library card number, log in with your Virtual Student Library Card.  

     GCF Learn Free

     Gcflearnfree.org: Free online tutorials and classes in the basics of using computers and the internet and social media plus a variety of job and other essential skills. (También en español.)


    JobNow: An online job coach (available from 1-11 p.m. except major holidays). Get help with resumes, job search assistance and interview preparation. It also includes a jobs and careers subject guide pathfinder with Twin Cities resources and web links. 

    Learning Express Library

     LearningExpress Library: Practice tests in many areas including ASVAB, the ACT, the GRE, Postal Worker, U.S. Citizenship, Praxis/PPST, Civil Service careers, basic skills and many more.


    Lynda.comSelf-paced, on-demand video tutorials for learning business, technical and creative skills. Includes topics such as software, photography, animation, presentation skills, game design, digital publishing, and cloud computing.


    Northstar Digital Literacy Certificate: Demonstrates basic computer and digital literacy skills to employers (or shows you where you may need further computer education). Areas tested include basic computer use, Internet, Windows and Mac operating systems, email and Word (word processing).