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Reference USA

Workforce Development Lab

2019-11-19 16:00:00 2019-11-19 18:00:00 America/Chicago Reference USA Downtown Huntsville Library

Tuesday, November 19
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-11-19 16:00:00 2019-11-19 18:00:00 America/Chicago Reference USA Join Bill Carlson with Reference USA during a special session of the Workforce Development Lab. Learn how this online resource can help with your online job search. Downtown Huntsville Library

Downtown Huntsville Library

Second Floor Meeting Room

Join Bill Carlson with Reference USA during a special session of the Workforce Development Lab. Learn how this online resource can help with your online job search.

ReferenceUSA provides in-depth information on more than 14 million U.S. potential employers nationwide!
This Internet based database will guide you in conducting research about industries and companies, find over 200,000 Human Resource Executives, and prepare for interviews.

Topics include:
• Researching careers you enjoy.
• Putting together your information for a job search.
• Networking and finding job opportunities.
• Application and resume writing.
• Researching for your interviews.
• What to think about so you can put your best foot forward.
• Negotiating salary and benefits within an industry.

For more information, contact Connie at cchow@hmcpl.org

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Lectures and Workshops |

TAGS: | Reference USA | job skills |

Downtown Huntsville Library

askus@hmcpl.org
Phone: 256-532-5940

Hours
We're closed Thursday November 28
Mon, Nov 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Nov 22 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Nov 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 24 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The Downtown Huntsville Library offers a large collection of print and multimedia materials and programs for all ages. The 123,000-square-foot facility has 11 meeting rooms available for reservation that can accommodate small study groups and large gatherings. Our Readers Advisory program offers customized and personal service to those who want help choosing their next great read. The second floor has a business center with faxing, scanning, and printing capabilities, a technology training center offering classes year round, and a satellite office for North AL Coalition for the Homeless. The downtown location is also home to our community’s only Subregional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, offering resources such as Digital Talking Books or braille material for the visually impaired or those with physical disabilities. The third floor houses our Special Collections department with access to print and online resources for genealogical research and its archives with materials and items pertaining to the history of Huntsville, Madison County, and North Alabama.

Upcoming events

Wed, Nov 20, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Wed, Nov 20, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m...... more
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m... Come join us for a rockin' awesome story time with Ms. Autumn on Mondays and Ms. Michaela on Wednesdays. We'll have books, rhymes, crafts and more! All ages

Wed, Nov 20, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Computer Training Center
This is the third part of a 3-part class.... more
This is the third part of a 3-part class. Please see part 1 on November 6 to register.

Wed, Nov 20, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Youth Services Teen Area
Teens (13+) may join Mr. Kristopher and... more
Teens (13+) may join Mr. Kristopher and Ms. Autumn for Hackmaster, a cooperative RPG similar to Dungeons & Dragons.

Wed, Nov 20, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Auditorium
Brian Odom from Marshall Space Flight... more
Brian Odom from Marshall Space Flight Center will explore the intersection of the civil rights movement and the Apollo program.

Wed, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Computer Training Center
This is third part of a 3-part class.... more
This is third part of a 3-part class. Please see part 1 on November 6 to register.

Thu, Nov 21, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Thu, Nov 21, 9:30am - 11:30am
Computer Training Center
This is third part of a 3-part class.... more
This is third part of a 3-part class. Please see part 1 on November 7 to register.

Thu, Nov 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join... more
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for our Toddler storytime with books songs, felt board rhymes, and a craft with Ms. Autumn on Tuesdays and Ms. Michaela on Thursdays. Ages 2 and up

Thu, Nov 21, 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join... more
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for our Toddler storytime with books songs, felt board rhymes, and a craft with Ms. Autumn on Tuesdays and Ms. Michaela on Thursdays. Ages 2 and up

Thu, Nov 21, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Join our mystery book club for adults.... more
Join our mystery book club for adults. Each month we have a new theme and a new place to meet at.

Thu, Nov 21, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth Services Teen Area
Every Thursday at 6 p.m. beginning... more
Every Thursday at 6 p.m. beginning September 5th. Come spend some time with friends old and new as we delve into a new activity each Teen Night.

Fri, Nov 22, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Meeting Room A & B
Thanksgiving Lunch

Fri, Nov 22, 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Auditorium
Thanksgiving Lunch

Fri, Nov 22, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Board Room
Library Board Meeting

Sat, Nov 23, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Second Floor Meeting Room

Mon, Nov 25, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Mon, Nov 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m...... more
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m... Come join us for a rockin' awesome story time with Ms. Autumn on Mondays and Ms. Michaela on Wednesdays. We'll have books, rhymes, crafts and more! All ages

Mon, Nov 25, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Second Floor Meeting Room
Join us for a free 30 minute guided... more
Join us for a free 30 minute guided meditation. Meditating regularly has been proven to improve quality of life. Learn a useful new skill with us every Monday at 11:30am. Feel free to bring a zafu or yoga mat if you would feel more comfortable sitting on the floor, though we will have chairs available to sit in.

Mon, Nov 25, 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Second Floor Meeting Room
Reach your goal of 50,000 words with... more
Reach your goal of 50,000 words with other authors!

Tue, Nov 26, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Tue, Nov 26, 9:30am - 10:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Caregivers and their little ones are... more
Caregivers and their little ones are invited to our new series of lapsitting storytimes! Join Ms. Autumn on Tuesdays for fun guided activities with your baby.

Tue, Nov 26, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join... more
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for our Toddler storytime with books songs, felt board rhymes, and a craft with Ms. Autumn on Tuesdays and Ms. Michaela on Thursdays. Ages 2 and up

Wed, Nov 27, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Wed, Nov 27, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m...... more
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m... Come join us for a rockin' awesome story time with Ms. Autumn on Mondays and Ms. Michaela on Wednesdays. We'll have books, rhymes, crafts and more! All ages

Wed, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Youth Services Teen Area
Teens (13+) may join Mr. Kristopher and... more
Teens (13+) may join Mr. Kristopher and Ms. Autumn for Hackmaster, a cooperative RPG similar to Dungeons & Dragons.

Sat, Nov 30, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Atrium
Shop Local on Small Business Saturday! ... more
Shop Local on Small Business Saturday! Purchase books by local authors at our Authors Market!

Mon, Dec 02, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Mon, Dec 02, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m...... more
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m... Come join us for a rockin' awesome story time for all ages with Ms. Autumn on Mondays and Ms. Michaela on Wednesdays. We'll have books, rhymes, crafts and more!

Mon, Dec 02, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Second Floor Meeting Room
Join us for a free 30 minute guided... more
Join us for a free 30 minute guided meditation. Meditating regularly has been proven to improve quality of life. Learn a useful new skill with us every Monday at 11:30am. Feel free to bring a zafu or yoga mat if you would feel more comfortable sitting on the floor, though we will have chairs available to sit in.

Mon, Dec 02, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Computer Training Center
Students should have good computer skills... more
Students should have good computer skills and basic Excel skills. This class is the first of a 3-part series with additional classes on December 9 and 16. Please register for all 3 classes here.
Registration opens Thursday, November 21 2019 at 2:00pm

Tue, Dec 03, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Tue, Dec 03, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join... more
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for our Toddler storytime with books songs, felt board rhymes, and a craft with Ms. Autumn on Tuesdays and Ms. Michaela on Thursdays. Ages 2 and up

Wed, Dec 04, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Wed, Dec 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m...... more
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m... Come join us for a rockin' awesome story time for all ages with Ms. Autumn on Mondays and Ms. Michaela on Wednesdays. We'll have books, rhymes, crafts and more!

Wed, Dec 04, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Meeting Room A & B
Cupid's Caf?? features romantic and... more
Cupid's Caf?? features romantic and mystery fiction. An author is chosen every month and members read at least one of the author's books before the next meeting. Members share their favorites, discuss the good, the bad, and the naughty, and have fun trying new titles in this exciting and widely read genre. Pizza is offered at the meetings for a $5.00 charge. Cupid's Caf?? meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month at noon in the Downtown Huntsville Library A & B meeting room.

Wed, Dec 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Computer Training Center
Students should have computer skills and... more
Students should have computer skills and basic PowerPoint skills. This class is the first of a 3-part series with additional classes on December 11 and 18. Please register for all 3 classes here.
Registration opens Thursday, November 21 2019 at 2:00pm

Thu, Dec 05, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Thu, Dec 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join... more
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for our Toddler storytime with books songs, felt board rhymes, and a craft with Ms. Autumn on Tuesdays and Ms. Michaela on Thursdays. Ages 2 and up

Thu, Dec 05, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join... more
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for our Toddler storytime with books songs, felt board rhymes, and a craft with Ms. Autumn on Tuesdays and Ms. Michaela on Thursdays. Ages 2 and up

Fri, Dec 06, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting Room A & B
LearningQUEST Bunco Special Interest... more
LearningQUEST Bunco Special Interest Group Christmas Party.

Sat, Dec 07, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Computer Training Center
Representatives from a local non-profit,... more
Representatives from a local non-profit, Spore, will present a class on basic 3D printing. No reservations are required.

Sat, Dec 07, 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Atrium
Huntsville Music Teachers Association... more
Huntsville Music Teachers Association presents the Community Music Palooza. Local music students perform their very best for parents, relatives, friends, and the public.

Sat, Dec 07, 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Youth Services Teen Area
Come participate in a series of fun... more
Come participate in a series of fun activities every first Saturday each month starting in September! We'll be doing crafts, movie days, and other creative things.

Mon, Dec 09, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Mon, Dec 09, 9:30am - 12:00pm
Parking Lot
The Huntsville Hospital Mobile Medical... more
The Huntsville Hospital Mobile Medical Unit will be outside of the Downtown Huntsville Library offering free health screenings. They check blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood sugar level for free.

Mon, Dec 09, 10:30am - 11:00am
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m...... more
Mondays and Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m... Come join us for a rockin' awesome story time for all ages with Ms. Autumn on Mondays and Ms. Michaela on Wednesdays. We'll have books, rhymes, crafts and more!

Mon, Dec 09, 11:30am - 12:00pm
Second Floor Meeting Room
Join us for a free 30 minute guided... more
Join us for a free 30 minute guided meditation. Meditating regularly has been proven to improve quality of life. Learn a useful new skill with us every Monday at 11:30am. Feel free to bring a zafu or yoga mat if you would feel more comfortable sitting on the floor, though we will have chairs available to sit in.

Mon, Dec 09, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Computer Training Center
This is the second part of a 3-part... more
This is the second part of a 3-part class. Please see part 1 on December 2 to register.

Tue, Dec 10, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Small Study Room 1
Visit the NACH satellite office to... more
Visit the NACH satellite office to receive referrals and assistance with social services. Located on the 2nd Floor next to the Information desk. Questions? Call 256-532-5943

Tue, Dec 10, 10:30am - 11:00am
Youth Services Story Time Area
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join... more
Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Join us for our Toddler storytime with books songs, felt board rhymes, and a craft with Ms. Autumn on Tuesdays and Ms. Michaela on Thursdays. Ages 2 and up

Tue, Dec 10, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Computer Training Center
David Lilly will guide genealogists... more
David Lilly will guide genealogists through websites like Ancestry.com.

Tue, Dec 10, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Second Floor Meeting Room
Join Crystal as she teaches us a... more
Join Crystal as she teaches us a different craft every month!