105 Clarion street, Wilcox, pennsylvania  15870

Wilcox Public Library

EDUCATION & LEARNING
  • Education Planner:  This is a public service of the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) and serves as your one-stop career and college planning website.
  • ​ERIC:  an online library of education research and information, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education.
  • The Internet Archive:  a San Francisco–based nonprofit digital library with the stated mission of "universal access to all knowledge". It provides free public access to collections of digitized materials, including web sites, software applications/games, music, movies/videos, moving images, and nearly three million public-domain books.

Research & Learning

  • Business Source Main Edition: This scholarly business e-resource provides full-text of over 700 magazines and journals and indexing and abstracting for over 2,000. The collection, dating back to 1985, ranges from general business magazines to scholarly journals and trade periodicals. Content includes: Marketing; Management; MIS; POM; Accounting; Finance; and Economics.
  • SME Toolkit:   is an online platform that helps entrepreneurs and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) all over the world to learn and implement sustainable business management practices and increase their productivity, efficiency, and capacity, as well as improve their access to finance and new markets.

Ask a Librarian...When you need a quick fact or an answer about a figure, a date, a name, etc., turn to our Ask Here PA service.  Thanks to live chat and librarians, users will be able to ask a question and communicate "live" with a reference librarian, who is also an Internet expert.  Ask Here PA combines the speed and convenience of the Internet with the information savvy of librarians, Ask Here PA is available 24/7.

Business
  • PA Job Gateway is the state’s premier job-matching tool developed to transform the landscape of how job-seekers find jobs and how employers find talent. 
  • PA Workforce Statistics for timely, objective and credible workforce and economic statistics and analysis to help users make informed policy, business and career decisions that strengthen Pennsylvania’s economic security.
  • Career OneStop:  Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor. Helps you explore careers, salary & benefits and get help with résumés and cover letters.
  • CareerBuilder: Search jobs in Columbia and nationally.
  • Careers in the Military:  The Military offers more than 4,100 unique jobs for both officers and enlisted personnel. Each year, the Armed Services hire a combined 365,000 people to fill those positions.
  • Civilian Careers in the Department of Defense:  The Department of Defense employs over 700,000 civilians in more than 700 occupations around the world.
  • Indeed.com:  Easy-to-use “what” and “where” job search engine with the ability to “create a job alert that notifies the user via e-mail whenever new jobs matching his or her profile are posted.”
  • LinkedIn Jobs: Leverage the world’s largest professional network to connect with opportunity. Use LinkedIn Jobs to harness the power of your network and get hired. LinkedIn Jobs surfaces insights such as whom you know at a company, providing you an edge in your job search. 
  • LinkedIn Salary: Discover your earning potential with LinkedIn Salary. Explore salaries by job title and location. See how years of experience, industry, location and more can impact your salary.
  • LinkedIn ProFinder: LinkedIn's new professional services marketplace that helps to connect entrepreneurs and freelancers with real business projects.
  • Monster.com:  Search for jobs nationally, post your résumé, and get career advice.
  • USAJOBS.gov:  USA jobs is the official job site of the United States Federal Government.​
  • PA Unemployment Benefits:  Find information on applying for unemployment benefits (for Pennsylvania residents).
  • ZipRecruiter:   Search for jobs hiring using ZipRecruiter's job search engine

POWER Library e-resources provide access to thousands of full-text periodical articles, newspapers, a major encyclopedia, photographs, pictures, charts, maps, and reference materials for Pennsylvanians of all ages. The POWER Library is a service of PA’s public and school libraries, and the State Library.  Listing of e-resources is provided below.  To access these great resources click on the POWERlibrary logo to the left.  Call us or stop in to request your library card number for access!

The Pennsylvania Job Resources page on the POWER Library Portal offers links to resources that provide:  Thousands of job openings to match job-seekers and employers, Credible workforce and economic statistics, Career and college planning, The Pennsylvania Career Guide

Career & eMPLOYMENT