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Job & Career Resources

Work for the Library

Work for the Library

Interested in working for Oakland Public Library? Fill out a job interest card to be notified of new opportunities.

City of Oakland - Current Job Openings

Careers @ City of Oakland

Find current job and career opportunities at the CIty of Oakland.


Follow @OaklandHasJobs on Instagram; dedicated to highlighting local job opportunities, professional development resources, and more!

Are You Looking for Work?

We can help. Whether it's test prep, crafting an effective resume, finding job leads, professional development resources, or connecting you to the resources you need, Your Library is here for you.

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In-Person Support

In-Person Services

Clemente College Experience

Take part in a supportive, discussion-based class for college credit that will empower you to further your education and career.

Neighborhood Business Assistance Center Appointments

Get business advice from city staff, whether you're starting a new business, expanding, or facing challenges. By appointment only!

Jobs and Careers Collection

Jobs and Careers Collection

Career Development eResources

Get a Library Card

Get access to all of the great online resources that the library has to offer!

Resume & Cover Letter Assistance

Resume & Cover Letter Assistance

High School Equivalency

Find a Job

Job Star Central

Job search information and community resources for the Bay Area. Also contains information for resources in other California regions.

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Bureau of Labor Statistics / Occupational Outlook Handbook

Research job descriptions, working conditions, training, education needed, earnings, and future prospects in a wide range of occupations.


Bendable Online Learning

No matter what you want to learn, choose from thousands of free learning resources, handpicked for Oakland.

Find a job with OPL's help with our Instagram account, @OaklandHasJobs.

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