Thursday, January 14, 2010

Get into OverDrive: Exercise Your Mind as Well as Your Body

Did you make a New Year's resolution to save time and money? Be more organized and efficient? Exercise more? Here's a way to do all that at once: Get into OverDrive!

Download an audiobook on your iPod or MP3 player and listen to it while working out instead of just your usual music playlist. Rocky River Public Library offers free digital downloads from home on our OverDrive website or come in and use our convenient download station near the reference desk and download an audiobook in about 5 minutes.

Titles on OverDrive include everything from the latest bestsellers to business and self-help books. Why not try it out today?

Monday, January 11, 2010

Advance Your Job Search with Job & Career Accelerator

Job & Career Accelerator™ combines everything you need for a successful job search into one easy-to-use online application. With this innovative job-hunting system, you can:

*Explore detailed information on over 1,000 different occupations
*Match your interests and skills with the career that's best for you
*Search over five million up-to-the-minute local and national job postings
*Create professional resumes and cover letters
*Practice and master interviewing skills
*Get invaluable tips and advice every step of the way—from your initial search to accepting an offer
*Conveniently organize and track your job-search progress all in one place

Just go to our home page: and click on Research Resources. Choose the Ohio Web Library icon and Learning Express Library from the list of resources.