Whether just starting your career or changing your path, these databases will prepare you for your new work challenges.


AtoZdatabases' Premier Business Database has over 30 million U.S. business and executive profiles. Detailed data includes: industry specifics, employee size, sales, competitors, executive titles and email addresses, historic data, and more. Search by geography, industry, executives, ownership, and much more! This database is optimized for Chrome or Firefox, it does not work using Safari.

Career Cruising

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This is the place to start if you are looking for direction in your job search. Easy access to hundreds of career profiles, personal assessment tools to identify your strengths, and a career matchmaker that unites skills with potential careers.

Certified Nursing Assistant Practice Tests

CNA.plus is designed to help US learners pass their Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) test. The site provides free practice tests that simulate the official exam. All test questions are based on the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP®), which is the written test that most states use.


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JobNow provides a host of services to help in every step of the job search process, including real-time resume assistance and interview coaching.


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Lynda.com helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Darien Library cardholders have access to the lynda.com video library of courses taught by recognized industry experts. NOTE: Access is available exclusively through the Darien Library Lynda.com login page. You will need to call Lynda.com at 1-888-335-9632 to have your password reset.

Multistate Bar Exam Practice Tests

BarPrepHero.com is a free resource to assist US law students and graduates preparing to take their MBE exam. The practice tests are based on the previous Multistate Bar Examination questions written by the National Conference of Bar Examiners.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.

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