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Since 1980, the Library has provided specialized career information services including one-on-one counseling and extensive collections focused on careers, higher education and training opportunities. Career counselors are on staff to provide personal assistance to unemployed adults and adults re-entering the job market or retraining for a new career, as well as teens approaching college or entering the workforce.

Services and resources include:

  • Individual and confidential appointments with a career counselor for employment, occupational, and college counseling
  • Resume preparation assistance
  • Administration of Strong Interest Inventory test
  • Workshops on interviewing techniques and resume writing
  • On-site access to representatives from local colleges
  • Civil service test announcements and test preparation books
  • Financial aid and scholarship information
  • Occupation-oriented newspapers and journals
  • Links to job listings and data banks
  • College catalogs and video tours
  • Extensive collection of print, video, and online resources supporting career exploration and employment search activities

These services are free to MCPL residents; available to others through special grants and partnerships. To make an appointment, please call 631-585-9393 x 133.

Career Resources

Green Career Program (Department of Labor)
http://www.dol.gov/dol/green/

My Future (Department of Defense)
http://www.myfuture.com/

New York Job Source
http://www.nyjobsource.com/

JobHaven – Brookhaven Town Job Message Board
http://www.jobhaven.org/

Job Hero
http://gojobhero.com

Jobs Express
http://www.labor.ny.gov/jobs/regional.shtm

Long Island Job Search
http://www.newsday.com/classifieds/jobs

New York State Career Zone
http://www.nycareerzone.org/

Suffolk County Civil Service
http://www.suffolkcountyny.gov/departments/civilservice.aspx

Suffolk County One-Stop Employment Center
http://www.co.suffolk.ny.us/departments/Labor/center.aspx

College & Financial Aid Resources

Federal Student Aid
http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

FinAid! by Monster.com
http://www.finaid.org/

College Confidential
http://www.collegeconfidential.com/

College Navigator
http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/

Princeton Review Find a College
https://www.princetonreview.com/college-education

HSE Preparation (GED)

Suffolk County locations

Résumés

Creddle
http://creddle.io/

Standard Resume
https://standardresume.co/

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