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Chattanooga Public Library Board of Directors Meeting

Take notice pursuant to TCA 8-44-103 the Chattanooga Public Library Board of Directors’ regularly scheduled board meeting will be held Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 12:00 noon in the 3rd floor board room of the downtown library.

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Chattanooga Public Library resources for career advancement
Looking to make a change or get ahead in your career but need a few more skills or credentials? CPL has a variety of resources at the branches and online to help you succeed. We're here to point you in the direction that will keep you moving forward. 
Chattanooga Public Library has many resources to help you prepare for GED testing and more.
With a Chattanooga Public Library card, you have access to all kinds of free resources, including materials to help you prepare for the GED! From books and eBooks to online resources like Brainfuse and LearningXpress, all you need is a library card to get started today. 
WestLaw Next is an in-depth legal research system you can access inside the library free with your library card
Thanks to a generous gift from the Chattanooga Bar Association, we are excited to offer access to WestlawNext, an in-depth legal research system. With WestLaw you can access legal content including primary and secondary law, analytical materials, insights, litigation resources, public records, and much more. 
Brainfuse is a great resource to help learners of all ages build their skills in many different areas, get help from experts, and work collaboratively with other learners.  
With Hoopla, you can stream or temporarily download up to 10 movies, episodes of TV shows, audiobooks, and musical albums per month all from the comfort of your mobile device or computer!
If you've ever wanted to go back to school but hesitated because of cost or time, check out our online learning options, free with your library card!
The library's online Resources page is not only filled with links to classes to develop new skills, but also features tools to help you explore career options, prepare for interviews, and create resumes and cover letters.
2014 Year 2014 made from colorful numbers by Artis Rams
The Chattanooga Public Library is here to help you be your best.  Check out a few suggestions on how your library can help you accomplish your goals for the new year.