Career Classes

Looking for a job? Want to start your own small business? The Rolling Meadows Library offers some great classes and programs to get your career off to a good start!

Seating is limited for all classes so be sure to sign up early! You can register for classes by calling the library at 847-259-6050, stop by the Welcome Desk or click the link next to the program listing and sign-up online! Persons with disabilities can arrange for special assistance by calling the library at least two weeks prior to any program.


Always Available Online

Whether you're looking for college-level, professional development, or personal enrichment courses, Rolling Meadows Library now offers hundreds of online courses that are accessible anywhere online, 24/7. Gale Courses offer well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students.

The course catalog covers these categories:

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Power Employment Workshop by Business and Career Services, Inc. Sign-up here

Tuesday, September 27th | 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

This FREE workshop by Business and Career Services, Inc. will cover job search techniques, résumé and cover letter writing, and interviewing skills. Business and Career Services, Inc. of Illinois workNet partners with the Illinois Department of Employment Security, working to expand access to workforce development and supplying outstanding resources aimed at individuals and businesses in Illinois.
Note: Class continues through the lunch hour so bring a snack.


Access the Library Online Sign-up here

Tuesday, October 4th | 10:00 a.m.

Learn about the resources you can access from your home 24/7. Use your RML card to read electronic books and magazines, teach yourself a language, fix your car or take a class online.
Come and find out more!


Jump-Start Your Job Search Sign-up here

Friday, October 28th | 11:00 a.m.

Energize your career with this free program featuring library resources that are available for all job hunters. Topics include resources for writing a résumé, preparing for a job interview, organizing your job hunt, and more.


Starting a Small Business

Call to Schedule! | 847-259-6050 x130

Do you dream of starting a small or home-based business? We'll help get you started! We'll cover print and electronic resources that will put you on the path to small business success.


Uncovering Company Information

Call to Schedule! | 847-259-6050 x130

Whether you need background information on a company to prepare for an interview or a list of companies targeted to a specific industry, the Rolling Meadows Library has the resources to help you.