Professional Tools

Administration and Management
This ALA wiki provides a collection of great resources to help tackle many of today’s library issues, including:

Careers in Public Libraries
Learn more about careers in public librarianship.

Digital Literacy
Digital literacy resources for librarians and patrons.

E-Books
E-book resources for librarians and patrons.

E-Government
E-Government resources for librarians and patrons.

Financial Literacy
Financial literacy resources for librarians and patrons.

Performance Measurement
PLA is developing easy-to-implement performance measures and support tools to aid libraries in capturing consistent service outcomes.

Additional Resources

Online Tools for Job Searching

This is a robust list of web-based tools from the Department of Labor that provide solutions for unemployed workers, career counselors, economic developers, educators, parents, students, businesses, workforce professionals, and job seekers.