Career Center


Mon. & Fri, 9:30 - 3:30 PM

Wed 9:30 - 6:00 PM

Also open by request

Welcome to the Career Center

at the Main Library at Goodwood of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library System -
Open a door to your personal career path.

EBR Head Start Job Fair

Friday, August 29, 2014 8:00am - 2:00pm at the EmployBR Headstart Building, 4523 Plank Road. Seeking: Head Start teachers, teachers' aides, family advocates, and content area specialists. They request that all attendees dress professionally and bring a hard copy of resume and other pertinent information.

9/11 Day Observance Career Fair

Thursday, September 11, 2014 at the Mall of Louisiana (2nd floor near the food court) from Noon to 6 pm. 30 Companies will have HR representatives on hand to discuss current openings in the petrochemical, retail and general industries. Candidates should dress professionally, bring resumes and be prepared to interview. Veterans are highly encouraged to attend.

Career Inspiration

Monday, September 22, 2014 at the Main Library at Goodwood Technology Lab from Noon to 1:30 pm. If you are between 18 and 60 years old you are likely spending around 2000 hours a year at work. That's a lot of hours if you don't do something you enjoy.

Come and get inspired to learn about different Career Exploration Techniques. If you are just starting out or reinventing yourself mid-career, this class is for you.

Social Media for the Job Search

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm at the Main Library at Goodwood Technology Lab.

Come and Learn how LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter can help you find your next job. We will walk you through each of these applications and explain how they will help you find a job.


Featured Databases

Career CruisingOptimal ResumeLearning Express