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We can help you with Résumés

What is a Résumé?

Need a place to start? Check out "Writing Effective Résumés." This tutorial covers all aspects of résumé writing.

Writing Effective Résumés

Writing Effective Résumés

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Résumé How-to

This tutorial covers basic resume formatting and will show you what a resume includes.

Formatting Your Résumé

Formatting Your Résumé

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Résumé Maker

Remote Access (CLP Card)
Step-by-step resume instruction, job search advice, and career information are available to you via the ResumeMaker portal. Users can create a free account to save document drafts and other career information. Also contains job and career-related video clips and tutorials.

We recommend starting with this basic tutorial before watching our other Résumé Maker guides. From here you can…

Résumé Maker Basics

Résumé Maker Basics

Edit your Résumé

Edit your Résumé

Print your Résumé

Print your Résumé.

Export your Résumé

Export your Résumé

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Résumé Class

Résumé Tune-up

Does your résumé need a tune up? This class will cover everything you need to know about résumés, from current formatting trends to applying for a job.
Prerequisite: Computer Basics and Word 2010 Basics or solid computer and word processing skills.
To register, please call 412.578.2561.

>> Other available classes.

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One-on-One Help

Résumé & Cover Letter Assistance

Qualified volunteers & staff are available in the Library's Job & Career Education Center to help you create a strong résumé and cover letter so you can land that all important interview. In addition to regular printing at 25¢ per page, the department has white and ivory resume paper and matching envelopes available for 35¢ per page. Appointments are free, but space is limited. Please call 412.622.3133 to schedule a half-hour appointment.

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Books in our Collection

Resume Guides

The Damn Good Resume Guide:  A Crash Course in Resume Writing
The Damn Good Resume Guide: A Crash Course in Resume Writing
Same-Day Resume : Write an Effective Resume in an Hour
Same-Day Resume : Write an Effective Resume in an Hour
Gallery of Best Resumes : A Collection of Quality Resumes by Professional Resume Writers
Gallery of Best Resumes : A Collection of Quality Resumes by Professional Resume Writers
Resume Success! : Insider Secrets to Building the Resume companies LOVE!
Resume Success! : Insider Secrets to Building the Resume companies LOVE!
The Google Resume: How to Prepare for a Career and Land a Job at Apple, Microsoft, Google, or Any Top Tech Company
The Google Resume: How to Prepare for a Career and Land a Job at Apple, Microsoft, Google, or Any Top Tech Company
Step-By-Step Resumes : Build an Outstanding Resume in 10 Easy Steps!
Step-By-Step Resumes : Build an Outstanding Resume in 10 Easy Steps!
New Resume New Career
New Resume New Career
The Overnight Resume : The Fastest Way to Your Next Job
The Overnight Resume : The Fastest Way to Your Next Job
The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Perfect Resume
The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Perfect Resume
Resume Magic : Trade Secrets of a Professional Resume Writer
Resume Magic : Trade Secrets of a Professional Resume Writer
Expert Resumes for Managers and Executives
Expert Resumes for Managers and Executives
See all...

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Questions?

Please contact the Library's Job Career Education Center at 412.622.3133 or jcec@carnegielibrary.org.