How your library can help you find a job

Find out about helpful resources on our free Jobseekers’ leaflet which you can download here or pick up in your local library.

Basic computer help

We run basic computer classes in the Central Library and some of our Hub Libraries.

Teach yourself books

Research tools from the eLibrary (all you need is your library card number):

  • planning your career in a week
  • run your own business
  • succeeding at interviews in a week
  • successful business communication in a week
  • successful job hunting in a week
  • successful people management in a week
  • successful pitching in a week
  • successful public speaking in a week


We have a variety of magazines available within Information Services in the Central Library.

Many of the specialist magazines include recruitment sections. You can also access the magazine websites either at home or using our People’s Network Computers throughout our libraries.

Job supplements in newspapers


  • Monday Media Section covers: Creative, Media, Sales, Marketing
  • Tuesday Education Section covers: Teaching, Higher and Further Education, School Management
  • Wednesday Society Section covers: social services, social care, public appointments
  • Thursday Technology Section covers ICT
  • SaturdayWork Section covers graduate jobs all areas

Jobs Today

Covers regional recruitment in a wide area from Leeds down to Mansfield.

Reference and Information Library

Central Library
Surrey Street

S1 1XZ