Websites and Databases

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Premier Reference and Marketing Database including 30 million business profiles & 220 million residents.  Ideal for sales leads, mailing lists, market research, employment opportunities, finding friends and relatives, and much more!

CT Department of Labor

 CT Department of Labor – Tips for Job Seekers

Busy job hunters can find information here about writing resumes, drafting cover letters and preparing for job interviews and career fairs.

CT Hires




A job search engine with powerful search tools to help jobseekers find exactly the kinds of jobs they are looking for.

Job Now

Job Now

Provides live, interactive online help combined with online resources to help you get a job. A resume lab and  online job coaches help jobseekers strategically target suitable jobs and prepare for job interviews. The Adult Learning Center provides career-enhancing skills for adult learners through test preparation and features tutors for writing assistance, computer literacy, and basic software assistance.

Learning Express

LearningExpress Library

Features nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks to help patrons of all ages. It offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensing exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more. Please note – you’ll need to create a user name and password in order to use this resource.


Occupational Outlook

Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) – Bureau of Labor Statistics

The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.


Pathways Program

The Pathways Program offers federal internship and employment opportunities for current students, recent graduates and those with an advanced degree. There are three different paths available:


The official web portal of the United States federal government, s designed to improve the public’s interaction with the U.S. government by quickly directing website visitors to the services or information they are seeking. Popular topic include Jobs & Unemploment, Laws and Legal Issues , Small Business, Money and Consumer Issues, and Education.

Community Job Resources

American Job Center

Address: 37 Marne Street
Hamden, CT 06514
The American Job Center(AJC) system is a partnership of organizations, working ...
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Hamden Adult Education

Address: 2040 Dixwell Ave
Hamden, CT 06514
Phone: 203-407-2028
The mission of Hamden Adult Education is to ...
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Keefe Center

Address: 11 Pine Street
Hamden, CT 06514
Phone: 203-562-5129
Located at the M.L. Keefe Community Center in ...
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