Work Matters at the Library



Business and Employment Support  

Are you looking for a job or a career change?

Are you thinking of starting your own business?

With professional staff and access to a broad range of services, the library is a place to research, work and learn new skills.





FREE! Online Presentations that will help you with

Career Transformation and Interview Skills


from  Ann Greene (Leadership, Business & Career Transformation Consultant).


Career Transformation available from Wed 3 November at 7.00pm

Interviewing for Success  available from Wed 10 November at 7.00pm



What we offer

  • Free membership and Internet Access.                                              

  • Direction and help with your research

  • Business and employment books, journals, newspapers, reports, wirefeeds

  • eBooks, eAudio and eMagazines available through our Online Library

  • PC and Internet access.  Free WIFI.  

  • Space for meetings, study and research

  • Online learning and services with  access to over 500 e-learning courses available through our Online Library

  • Printing, scanning and photocopying

  • Workshops, presentations and networking opportunities

  • Language learning


What you can do

  • Explore career information

  • Learn about support available for jobseekers

  • Develop new skills to boost your CV and job application

  • Search and apply for jobs in Ireland and abroad

  • Research companies and potential suppliers

  • Develop new skills to plan, start and grow your own business

  • Research funding sources for small businesses

  • Explore the market and identify potential customers

  • Research your competitors

  • Connect with like-minded people and share experiences




Events, workshops and courses are regularly delivered through Work Matters at your local library service. Contact your local library for details of events near you.

Public libraries work in partnership with other local authority sections, government organisations and agencies as well as employment, career and business professionals


Online Resources for Library Members


                                               Use your Library Card Number to Sign In

Vision-net, A CRIF Company, is one of Ireland's leading providers of credit information on businesses and private individuals. It's suite of information services enables clients to make better decisions in relation to AML, credit assessment, risk management, customer insight and anti-fraud prevention.



Useful Websites

https://www.localenterprise.ie/Cavan/   Local Enterprise Office Cavan

http://www.cavanchamber.ie/  Cavan Chamber of Commerce

www.cro.ie  Companies Registration Office

www.dcenr.com  Dept of Communications, Energy & Natural Resources

www.enterprise-ireland.com  Enterprise Ireland

www.greenbusiness.ie  Green Business

http://www.irelandwide.com/chamcom/cootehillchamber/index.htm  Cootehill Chamber of Commerce

www.ibec.ie  IBEC (Irish Business & Employers Confederation

www.idaireland.com  IDA

http://www.patentsoffice.ie/  Irish Patents Office

www.revenue.ie  Irish Tax & Customs

www.isme.ie  ISME (Irish Small & Medium Enterprise)

http://cavanccc.ie/ County Cavan Childcare Committee

www.cavanmonaghan.etb.ie/ Cavan and Monaghan ETBI

www.thisiscavan.ie Cavan Tourism

www.sfa.ie Small Firms Association

www.solas.ie Further Education and Training Authority

www.welfare.ie Dept of Social Protection



Further online resources for Business can be found at http://www.librariesireland.ie/business/

Further online resources for Jobseekers can be found at http://www.librariesireland.ie/employment/