Event Calendar

Jan 23 2018
Preschool Story Time: County
10:30AM - 11:30AM
Jan 23 2018
Early Childhood Coalition of Shenandoah County: County
06:00PM - 08:00PM
Jan 24 2018
Baby Story Time: Strasburg
10:30AM - 11:00AM
Jan 24 2018
Shenandoah Garden Club--Stone House: County
01:00PM - 03:00PM

Looking for Work?

Whether you're new to the job market or interested in changing careers, the library has resources to help.  Explore the links below to get started, or contact the County Library for help.

 

Job Postings

Northern Virginia Daily

Search for local job postings or browse selected "Top Jobs" here.

Shenandoah County Employment

Click here to browse positions with the county.

Virginia Jobs

Search for government jobs with the Commonwealth of Virginia, download application materials, and more.

USA JOBS

Search here for federal government jobs, both in Virginia and throughout the country.

 

Unemployment Assistance

Virginia Unemployment Commission

File an unemployment claim here, as well as apply for emergency assistance and register for job services.  The Unemployment Commission office for Shenandoah County is located in Winchester; contact information is available here.

 

Résumés and Cover Letters

Books available at the Shenandoah County Library

The library has a number of guides that can help you craft effective résumés and cover letters.  Click here to search for print materials on writing résumés, and click here for books on writing cover letters.

Downloadable eBooks available via OverDrive

Visit OverDrive and search for books on résumés and cover letters that you can checkout from the comfort of your home.  Sample items can be found here and here.

Internet Resources

Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL):  Find tutorials on all aspects of job search writing, as well as examples of effective résumés and cover letters.

Testing and Education Reference Center:  Access this free database with your library card to learn time-tested strategies for preparing for job interviews and writing résumés and cover letters.

Mt. Jackson Library
CLOSED DURING
BUILDING
MAINTENANCE

The Mt. Jackson Library will be closed during building maintenance.  We are sorry for any inconvenience this has caused.  If you need to renew materials, please call the County Library at 984-8200.

Check here for further updates

A New Way to Discover History

The library and archives are happy to highlight the release of our new web based tour site “Shenandoah Stories.” This project, in development for the last four months, is designed to help residents and visitors alike learn about Shenandoah County from their computer or mobile device.

Read More Here...

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