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Covid Relief for Businesses and Employees

Tuned In Podcast - About the JSBC

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New Business & Investing @ SAPL

SCORE

SCORE is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people start a business.

SCORE counselors are business professionals that are ready to advise you on your path to success.

You can create a free account and register online (email and phone number required).

JSBC Survey


Jobs and Small Business Survey

Have you found a job or started a business using the Jobs and Small Business Center? Do you have suggestions to improve our services? We want to hear about it! Take a moment to complete our survey.

Jobs and Small Business Center Information


Jobs and Small Business Center

The Jobs and Small Business Center on the 5th floor of the Central Library is dedicated to helping our patrons as they search for a job or perform library database business research.  Our online resources are available 24/7 with your San Antonio Public Library card. 

Please be aware that San Antonio Public Libraries are currently under Phase 2 services to limit the spread of Covid-19 - we are offering contact free pickup at branches and offering reserved computer sessions at 9 branch locations.  If you need assistance with a resume during your session, please bring one friend to help.  For more information, please see this link: https://guides.mysapl.org/covid-19/how-to

Please check our homepage www.mysapl.org for updates.  You can also reach our JSBC Reference Team with remote help by clicking on The homepage Ask button or via Virtual Chat on M-F 9-5 PM.

We wish you well - and have provided a new LibGuide to help customers with Unemployment during this challenging time.  We are here for you.

Temporary Job Opportunities- COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis has led to several local temporary job opportunities for you to consider.Please follow the links below for more information.

Local Agencies

How to Write A Resume

Job Websites

Did you know that only a tiny fraction of jobs are listed in the paper?  Use these helpful sites to expand your job search into the online world.

Job & Business Assistance

 
 
 
Have you met our partner?  Launch SA is located at the downtown library (600 Soledad St, San Antonio TX 78205) and is a one-stop shop where entrepreneurs and small-business owners can go to get information, resources, market data and guidance to start and maintain their business.  While access to their location is limited during Covid 19, you can contact them through their link for online help.

Food Handler Training

Need to take the Food Handler Training?  

https://www.dshs.texas.gov/food-handlers/training/online.aspx

If your employer has requested you take the training at a specific website,

please let library staff know so that we can help you get to the website.

We can also help you with questions about printing and printing costs.

Opportunities for Youth

Job Hunting Video

This helpful video from Better Business Learning covers researching your desired business to improve your chances, tips on updating your online profile, preparing for an job interview using the STAR method, and the interview itself.  If you don't have headphones, you can always click on the cc for the closed caption version of the video on Youtube.  

Meet Your Local Employers