Sacramento Public Library

Live job assistance with JobNow

JobNow is our free online job resource center—including help from real live experts.
JobNow is our free online job resource center — including help from real live experts.
Check out job listings and our Resume Builder. Talk to actual coaches who can help improve your resume and provide interview tips.

What we offer:
  • Write the resume: Are you putting your best foot forward? We can help you build your resume from the ground up with templates, online resources and resume evaluation from professionals. Learn how to make sure employers know what you can do.
  • Ace the Interview: Too many people miss out on opportunities because they don’t do well in interviews. Don’t be one of them. Get tips, talk to live coaches, and learn the six things you should never do in a job interview. 
  • Career Assessments: There might be hot careers you’re qualified for but don’t know about. These tools will help you test your skills and plan your next steps.
  • Job Resources: Search 30 different job listings sites, both locally and nationwide. Find resources for students, recent grads and military veterans.
  • Adult Learning Center: Get help from live tutors on writing, academic and job skills. Learn how to use Microsoft Office software. Get information on how to pass the GED. Practice for your U.S. Citizenship Test. 

How to get there:
  1. Go to and follow the Research link. 
  2. Click on the Jobs & Career link.
  3. Scroll down and click on JobNow.

Make an appointment with a Job Coach

Do you prefer in-person help? Make an appointment to visit one of our library locations with volunteer Job Coaches.