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New Database: Brainfuse’s JobNow

The DeKalb Public Library has recently subscribed to a new database to help job seekers any time and any place. Brainfuse’s JobNow is a rich suite of services designed to help patrons with career exploration, résumé and cover letter creation, and job interview skills.

It includes:

  • Carefully-selected job resources, including an exclusive partnership with eParachute
  • The ability to connect to a expert JobNow Coach to learn efficient job search strategies
  • Expert resume and cover letter writing assistance, including resume templates available for download and resources for producing better resumes.
  • Live online job interview practice from JobNow coaches
  • Foundational, career-enhancing skills, along with test preparation (including the High School Equivalency and the US Citizenship tests) and a unique academic skills center featuring live, online tutors.

JobNow is available to DeKalb Public Library patrons from anywhere with an internet connection. On our website go to Research Tools, and click on Jobs & Careers. JobNow is the first database listed. Input your library card number and you’re ready to go! Whether you need a template for your résumé or you’d like to talk to a live job coach, JobNow has the resources to help land a great job.