Job Skills

CADL has a variety of resources and online tools to help you improve your skills and search for jobs.  

To use some of our Premium Online Tools, you need an active Capital Area District Libraries card. If you do not have a card, you can sign up online.

Premium Online Tools

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Knowledge City is a video instruction tool with courses on a variety of business and computer topics. Excellent resource for small businesses that need training on HR topics. 

CADL library card required


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Covers subjects of interest for elementary aged children through adults, including: test preparation materials, interactive practice exams, job and career acceleration tools, and skill building resources.  



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Thousands of high-quality online instructional videos by recognized industry experts on the latest software, creative, and business skills. Log on and learn at your own pace. This resource can only be accessed with an individual library card account. Due to vendor restrictions, we cannot provide access to business card accounts.

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Job Searching

Career Builder

Search for and apply to local and national job listings.


The one-stop career and self-development site devoted to serving the cultural and career-related needs of underrepresented minorities.

Michigan Works

Learn more about Michigan’s workforce development system.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

A guide to career information and projections about hundreds of occupations!

Pure Michigan Talent Connect

Statewide job listings, and career development.

USA Jobs

A free web-based job board enabling federal job seekers access to thousands of job opportunities across hundreds of federal agencies and organizations.

Vet Jobs

National job board designed to help military veterans transition to civilian life.

Other Resources

CADL Resume and Job Interview Help

Need help with reviewing your resume or preparing for a great job interview? We are here to help!