Job Search & Career

In depth coverage of global businesses, including company profiles, industry profiles, products and brands, financial reports, company rankings, histories and full text periodical articles

Aimed at middle school and high school students, Discovering Collection provides in-depth content in literature, history, biography, science, and social studies. Students are able to access a variety of resources that will help them conduct research, complete assignments, create presentations and more.

Contains more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports from the U.S. Department of Education. A resource for any educator - from school teachers and administrators to those studying in the field at the collegiate and graduate level. Provides full-text results for nearly half of the journal titles found in ERIC.

LearningExpress Library helps you boost your skills for success in your education and your career. It provides tutorials, practice tests and e-books to help you prepare for GED or college prep exams, and improve your reading, writing and arithmetic skills at many levels. Study for the US citizenship exam, or prepare for various career exams such as CDL, ASVAB, and more. You can also learn how to use your Windows or Mac computer, along with Microsoft Office software and Adobe programs like Photoshop.

There is a new version of LearningExpress Library available, called LearningExpress Library 3.0. It features an improved look and layout, and new courses that are not available in the old version of LearningExpress Library (version 2.0), including GED 2014 courses.

Please note:

  • If you had an account in LearningExpress Library 2.0, your username and password will not work in version 3.0. You will need to create a username and password in version 3.0.

If you have questions, please contact staff at your library.

Provides an overview of occupations, industries, military employment, self employment, job searching, local and national schools and financial aid. The emphasis is on Oregon.

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Oregon Involved

Includes listings of all non-profit corporations that are registered with the Oregon Department of Justice, Charitable Activities Division.

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ReferenceUSA

Contains listings for more than 13 million U.S. businesses and 200 million U.S. residents. Provides contact names, addresses and phone numbers, credit ratings and more. Trouble accessing ReferenceUSA? Read the Frequently Asked Question, Why do I get asked for a user name and password after I've already entered my barcode?

To retire or not to retire? Get help with this crucial question with online Social Security retirement information and and easy to use application form