Whether researching a new career or job, hoping to improve your skillset, or needing assistance, EVPL has resources to help with it all. Explore our resources below, or view the EVPL Business Central YouTube playlist for helpful tips and tricks.Choose one of the scenarios below that best fits your needs. 

Do you need one-on-one help? Click on our Book-A-Librarian link to set up a personalized, uninterrupted session with one of our library staff.

Job searching


Unemployment Resource

Explore the Indiana Department of Workforce Development’s unemployment resources for filing, grant funding, and job searching.


Job Search Tools

Discover EVPL’s job searching resources, including assistance with resume creation, document feedback, and interview preparation.



Reserve an appointment with one of our librarians for an hour of uninterrupted, personalized reference or technical assistance with EVPL’s Book-A-Librarian.

Skills improvement


Brainfuse JobNow

Prepare for your job search with Brainfuse JobNow’s resources designed to guide job seekers, create resumes, and prepare for job interviews.


EVPL Academy

Browse EVPL’s collection of ready-to-use online tutorials for eResources such as Ancestry, Gale Courses, Consumer Reports, Brainfuse JobNow, and more.


Gale Courses

Continue your education with 6-week courses led by instructors in a flexible and virtual classroom-like learning environment.

Assistance between jobs


United Way 211

Receive free, confidential food, housing, and addiction resources from United Way’s 211 – available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.


Indiana FSSA

Discover nutrition assistance, cash assistance, and health coverage resources offered by the Indiana Family & Social Services Administration. 


Healthy Indiana Plan

Explore and apply for health insurance plans available to Hoosiers of certain income levels through the Healthy Indiana Plan.