Resume Help & Job Hunting

Emergency Services

  • IDES: File an unemployment claim in Illinois
  • Food Resources: Find food sources in the Elgin area 
  • Call 211 or Visit Discover various organizations supporting people during difficult times. Organizations are grouped by subject including: COVID-19 Pandemic, Crisis & Emergency, Disaster Assistance, Essential Needs, For Service Providers, New to the US, and You Count-2020 Census.
  • CUB’s Guide: Telecom/internet/cable/utility services

Library Resources

  • Wi-Fi available through the building
  • Printers, available from home at
  • Fax, scanner, and copy machines
  • Visit the Job Board featuring local job ads on the 2nd Floor of the Main Library

Resume Resources

Local Resources

Career Resources

Search for job opportunities on the Illinois workNet Center Website

Test Prep & Education



Upcoming Programs


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Call: 847-429-4680

Text: 847-754-4599


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