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Optimal Resume Helps Job-Seeking Kirkwood Library Patrons

The downturn in the world's economy that began in 2007 is generally referred to as The Great Recession. As the U.S. the economy sagged and job losses grew, libraries across the country began seeing patrons in record numbers seeking help with job searches. Not only was the need for assistance rising, but the way in which patrons wanted help was changing. Job seekers that had traditionally sought help from the many employment guides dotting library shelves increasingly began asking for online tools.

Check out McGraw-Hill’s AccessEngineering

An online reference and learning resource, AccessEngineering, is a collection of multidisciplinary engineering content that will form the core of any serious engineering library. Amigos members will receive discount pricing on the collection that includes McGraw Hill’s Engineering Handbooks. Also included in the collection are renowned resources as Perry's Handbook for Chemical Engineers and Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, as well as newer resources, such as Mechatronics in Medicine.