Job Seekers

  1. Coursera
  2. LearningExpress
  3. LinkedIn Learning


Coursera's mission is to help individuals build the skills they need for in-demand jobs.

  • Provides learners with access to more than 5,000 courses and certifications led by top businesses, universities, and organizations.
  • Courses include: English for Business and Entrepreneurship (ESL), Foundations of Public Health Practice, Become an EMT, Bookkeeping Basics, Introduction to Google Docs, Design a Restaurant Menu, Food and Beverage Management, Branding: The Creative Journey.
  • Contains “Gateway Certification,” a program for people without a college degree and with no experience in the field, built by leading companies such as Google. Facebook, and Salesforce.
  • Offers subtitles in more than 50 languages.

More Resources to Develop Your Skills

  1. GetSetUp
  2. NorthStar Digital Literacy
  3. Adult Learning Center (HelpNow)


GetSetUp is a social learning platform for individuals 50+, taught by peers who are experts in their field.

  • Hosts live classes covering digital learning, physical health, mental health, social health, and vocational health.
  • Courses include: Introduction to Youtube, Get Started with Zoom, Common Scams and Frauds, Being the Best Grandparent Ever, Android Smartphone Security and Safety, TV Streaming Devices, Blue Zones – What Are They?
  • Offers live classes, social hours hosted by community members, and special events with speakers who directly address areas of interest to older adults.
  • Classes are taught in English, Spanish, Hindi and Mandarin.

VetNow (includes JobNow resources)

Live Help for Job Seekers, Adult Learners, Veterans and their families, and non-Veterans.

VetNow is provided by the California State Library includes live assistance for job seekers, adult learners, veterans and their families with potential eligible benefits, resume reviews, job coaching, practice tests, and foundational skills. 

Click the image below to access now with your Placer County Library card.

Click to access JobNow and VetNow for job support