Berks County Public Libraries

Reference Books

in your library can give you authoritative dependable information quickly. Your local library keeps on hand medical and pharmaceutical handbooks, consumer buying guides, subject-specific encyclopedias, atlases and many more information-at-your-fingertips materials. Reference books cannot be checked out of the library, so they are always there for you to use. Ask your librarian for help; that is what librarians like to do most.

Jobs Search

Berks Online Job Search

A portal to websites of local, state and national job listings; major Berks employers, government employment, and help for those in particular circumstances such as a disability, over 50, a veteran, an ex-offender.

PA CareerLink Berks County

Employee recruitment, web-based resume database, WorkKeys career readiness certificate & training assistance. Contact: 501 Crescent Ave., Reading PA 19605 • 610-988-1300

Libraries that offer special job search services

The Boone Area Library, Mifflin Community Library, Reading Public Library (all branches), and Womelsdorf Community Library offer special job search services. These services include:

  • Skill assessment tools
  • Information about the job market and about financial aid for re-training
  • Trained staff members to assist job seekers
  • Job search-related materials
  • Computers for use in your job search
  • Classes: Basic computer skills, resume writing, interview skills
  • CareerLink connections
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This project has been funded with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA)
funds administered by the Office of Commonwealth Libraries.