JobLIST Placement and Career Development Center

Provided by the ALA Office for Human Resource Development and Recruitment (HRDR), the ALA JobLIST Placement Center will be offered onsite.

Job seekers can attend career guidance workshops, talk to a career counselor, have their resume reviewed, and talk to employers.  All services are free to job seekers and ALA membership is not required. See Center activities below.


JobLIST Placement Center Orientation

Saturday, January 26

  9:00 am - 9:30 am


Career Counseling

Saturday, January 26

  9:00 am - 10:00 am
  4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sunday, January 27

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Mentoring-on-the-Fly

Saturday, January 26

  9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Sunday, January 27

  1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Open House/Job Fair

Sunday, January 27

  10:30 am - 12:00 pm


Photography Service - (Walk-ins Welcome)

Saturday, January 26

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday, January 27

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Resume Review

Saturday, January 26

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sunday, January 27

  9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Career Development Workshops
 

Saturday, January 26

9:30 am - 10:30 am:   Key to Getting interviews: Resumes and Cover Letters

11:00 am - 12:00 pm:   How to Become Opportunity Minded & Grow Your Career Right Now!

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm:   The Soft Skills: What Library School Doesn’t Teach You

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm:   Manage Your Stress and Start Living a Healthier Life Today

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm:   Mastering the Interview: Visualizing Your Path Forward

 

Sunday, January 27

9:30 am - 10:30 am:   Insider Tips on Applying for Library Jobs

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm:   Professional Etiquette 101 - This event is complimentary, but registration is required. To register for this event, please use the ALA Midwinter registration form and register early, as seating is limited. If you have already registered, you may add it to your registration. Use event code: HRD1.

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm:   It’s All About You: The Interview


For more information on the JobLIST Placement Center, visit the website