Category Archives: Workforce Development/Job Assistance

Share What You Know About Adult Literacy: Libraries Invited to Provide Input

A Joint OVAE-IMLS UpNext Blog Post By Heidi Silver-Pacuilla Team Leader, Applied Innovation and Improvement Division of Adult Education and Literacy Office of Vocational and Adult Education U.S. Department of Education Results from the latest international study of adult skills, Programme … Continue reading

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Career Resources for Young People

This is a cross-post from the OCLC WebJunction.  You can find the original blog post here. By Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration With the youth unemployment rate hovering around 16 percent, there’s a national need for resources that help … Continue reading

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Creating a Community Where Knowledge Grows

By Melissa Heintz Public Affairs Specialist, IMLS The Pierce County Library System in Tacoma, Wash. focuses on the needs of its community. Through focus groups and opinion surveys, the library system implements programs that the community deems important. This is … Continue reading

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