News Release News Release The City of Palo Alto
Communications Department
250 Hamilton Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301


PRESS RELEASE 10/13/2009
Subject :

Palo Alto City Library Presents: Help for Job Seekers
Contact : Ouida Charles, Supervising Librarian    650-329-2620

Palo Alto, CA -- Are you looking for a job or thinking of changing careers? Are you confused about how to apply on-line, create a list of potential employers or use social networking to obtain job leads? The Library is offering a series of programs aimed at taking the mystery out of some of these tasks. Each program includes an informational presentation followed by optional hands-on practice.

  • Find the Right Employer Using Reference USA
    Tuesday, October 20, 10 a.m.-noon
  • Social Networking as a Way In
    Tuesday, October 27, 10 a.m.-noon
  • The California Employment Development Department (EDD) Website: More Than Just Benefits
    Friday, November 6, 10 a.m.-noon
  • Applying Online Made Easier
    Tuesday, November 10, 10 a.m.-noon
  • Prepare for Your Interview Using Company Research
    Tuesday, November 17, 10 a.m.-noon

"During tough economic times, our customers frequently need assistance with uploading resumes and identifying potential employers." said Ouida Charles, Supervising Librarian. "The presenters are professionals from various organizations and companies and really know their topics."

Programs will take place in the Art Center Auditorium, 1313 Newell Road. Registration is required. To sign up, use the Library Calendar of Events found at or call the Reference Desk at 650-329-2436.