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Preparing the Workforce with 21st Century Skills

Are you looking for a job? Feeling a bit rusty on your interview skills or bewildered by all the new technology a successful job search demands? We can help.


CTWorks, Capital Workforce Partners, and Hartford Public Library have partnered to bring a CTWorks "American Job Center" to the Downtown Library!

Location: Hartford Public Library, 500 Main Street, Hartford, CT  06103. 

Hours: Monday-Thursday, 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m., Friday 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.


We offer one-on-one job coaching. Our skilled and experienced careerr coaches can help you:

  • Write a better resume.
  • Ace your interview.
  • Search online job listings.
  • Provide job leads.
  • Create a free email address.
  • Answer your questions about the job search process.


There are also online services that can be accessed at the library or available 24/7 remotely:

Learning Express -  Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life.*

Job Now Provides live interactive online help combined with online resources to guide you through the necessary tasks to get a job.*



  • Career Agents  860-331-3278 or 860-331-3437
  • Ex-Offender Specialists 860-656-2595 or 860-656-2578 
  • Library Staff 860-695-6337

*Library card required.   How do I get a library card?