Information and Technology Help for Job Seekers, Business Owners, Older Adults and Anyone who is looking for some help with information technology, skill building, career advice, and test preparation.
Computer Workshops Return to County Libraries!
The free workshop series kicks off on March 11 with “Is This Thing On?” Part I at Lebanon Community Library at 1 pm.
Workshops will include:
- Is This Thing On? – introduction to basic computer skills
- Tablet Computing
- Say Cheese! Digital Photo Basics
- Get Social – introduction to social media
- How to Set Up a Home Network
- Introduction to Windows 8
Using Abby Stokes’s book Is This Thing On?: a computer handbook for late bloomers, technophobes, and the kicking and screaming, computer consultant Tom Hocking from It’s All Geek To Me and Anne Hall from the library system will present the workshops at area libraries throughout 2014.
Registration is required for all workshops. Please call 717-273-7624 x 204 to register.
We are in the process of scheduling workshops at the libraries. The schedule to date is:
Is This Thing On? Parts I and II -
- March 11 and 25 at Lebanon Community Library (class is full)
- May 14 and 21 at Palmyra Public Library (class is full – taking names for waiting list)
- June 3 and 10 at Lebanon Community Library (class is full – taking names for waiting list)
- April 8 at 1pm Lebanon Community Library (class is full - taking names for waiting list)
Get Social – Introduction to Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, Pinterest)
- April 15 at 6pm Myerstown Community Library
Introduction to Windows 8
August 12 at 5:30 pm Lebanon Community Library
Say Cheese! Digital Photo Basics – TBD
Information and Technology Help
- Computer Workshops Online (free, self-paced learning). Our basic classes are modeled after the GCF learning system.
- Job Services Centers at Your Local Library
- Career Pathfinder - helpful tools – from planning, to searching, to nailing the interview…
- Library Resources
- Helpful Links
- get help with computer and technology skills
- get help with job seeking
- get help with test taking preparation
Visit any one of the six Lebanon County Libraries where you will find
- CareerLink computer stations
- Job and research computer stations
- Resume’ software
- Typing tutorial software
- Many books and videos on careers, jobs, and technology
Visit our online Catalog to find career and job materials that you can borrow.
Search our catalog using key terms, such as job hunting, careers, resumes, cover letters, test preparation, computer help, etc. For detailed searches use a more appropriate term, such as “iPad” or “email.”
Please feel free to contact your libraries if you need help searching our catalog.
Learn Computer Basics, Internet Basics, Email Basics, Social Media, Mouse Tutorial, Google and Google Docs, Apple, iPad Basics, MAC OS, Microsoft, Windows 8, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). Our libraries’ basic computer classes are modeled after the GCF training, so you can practice at this site after taking our classes. Or, you can jump on and try each class at your own pace.
Jobs and Careers
JOB GATEWAY - Web site for PA Job Seekers
PA CareerLink – Pennsylvania Commonwealth service. Find a job, post a resume using CareerLink online forms, research careers, find training, get vocational rehabilitation.
Literacy Council of Lancaster-Lebanon Career pathways program.
PA Job Finder - Search for jobs by location or keyword. Get assistance with resumes and cover letters. Post your resume.
Jobs.PennLive.com – Search for local jobs (in association with the Patriot News)
Lebanon Jobs at Juju – comprehensive job search engine searches employer career portals, recruiter websites, and job boards all over the Internet.
JobCircle.com Search for jobs in the Mid-Atlantic areas.
Indeed.com – One Search. All Jobs. Search job sites, newspapers, associations, and company career pages.
philly.com/philly/jobs – Philadelphia Area Jobs
Monster.com - Search for jobs by location or keyword. Get assistance with resumes and cover letters. Post your resume.
CareerBuilder.com – Search for jobs by location or keyword. Get assistance with resumes and cover letters. Post your resume.
SmartPros FinanceJobs.com – Finance Jobs
Job Hunters Bible The official online job search resource hosted By Dick Bolles, author of “What Color is Your Parachute”
JobHunt.org – Comprehensive Internet Resource