Jobseeker Resources:

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Recommended Resource Lists for Everyone:

♦ Job Posting Sitessearch online job postings
Career Planning Resourcesplan career and education goals
Jobseeking Tools - write effective resumes and cover letters
Job Transition Resources - financial assistance and more
Local Resourcesresources in your community

General Resources:

Learning Express Database – Test preparation for career aptitude and certification tests, plus general jobseeking tips (FLLS database, library card required)
Recommended Search Terms for Finding Library Books – Search the FLLS catalog to find job and career-related books at your local library
Career One-Stop – The best all-around site for jobseekers (federally-funded)
Resources for Career Changers List Worker Rights
Learn How to Become
How to spot job scams
Graduate Toolkit
Workforce Systems Strategies 

Specialized Resources:

Individuals with Criminal Records:

The Prime Objective: A Guide to Preparing the Job Seeking Ex-Offender
Know Your Rights: Understanding Juvenile and Criminal Records and their Impact on Employment

Individuals with Disabilities:

Job Accommodation Network (JAN)
NYS Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID)
NYS Workers with Disabilities Program
Resource Guide for Job Seekers with Disabilities

LGBT Individuals:

Resource Guide for LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) Job Seekers
Out for Work

Minority Groups and Immigrants:

Upwardly Global

55+ Individuals:

NYS Office For the Aging Employment Resources
AARP: Work
Experience Works
National Older Worker Career Center


Teenspace Job Hunting Resources
Job Corps


Veterans’ Employment & Training Service (VETS)
NYS Governor’s Programs to Hire Persons/Veterans with Disabilities

Additional Jobseeker Resource Guides:

New York State Library: Job and Career Information in New York’s Public Libraries 
New York Public Library: Job Search Assistance