Work Matters at the Library
Are you looking for a job or a career change? Are you thinking of starting your own business?
The Work Matters service at your library is a perfect place to explore research and learn new skills.
Work Matters is a national initiative and partnership between Cork County Libraries and Libraries Ireland. It is available in all 25 Branches across the county.
- Explore career information.
- Learn about supports available for jobseekers.
- Develop new skills to boost your CV and job application.
- Search and apply for jobs in Ireland and abroad.
- Research companies and potential suppliers.
- Develop new skills to plan, start and grow your own business.
- Research funding sources for small businesses.
- Explore the market and identify potential customers.
- Research your competitors.
- Connect with like-minded people and share experiences.
- A wide variety of books from job seeking to interview skills and psychometric tests, to starting your own business, entrepreneurship and social media skills.
- Access to e-books, e-audiobooks, e-magazines and newspapers. Cork County Library Online.
- Chose from 500+ e-learning courses to re-skill, up-skill or broaden your interests.
- Online language learning courses.
- Designated research and work space with computer access .
- Wi-Fi and printing facilities.
- Free access with your library membership. Becoming a library member is easy just click here and fill out the online membership form. Once your membership is processed you can start using the library resources.
- Events in the areas of job seeking and entrepreneurship. If you are interested in attending please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the mailing list.
- For further information on Business Supports visit Libraries Ireland: Business Support.
- For further information on Employment Supports visit: Libraries Ireland: Employment Supports
- For examples of a business plan:
- For examples of CV writing:
- For recruitment and course advice:
- Jobs Ireland: https://www.jobsireland.ie/en-US/JobsIrelandHelp
- Jobs Ireland Candidate Registration Guide
For more information, visit Work Matters | Libraries Ireland