In addition to books, movies, and programming, the GB Libraries can help set you on a new career path, prepare to find a new job, or connect you with volunteering opportunities. The resources on this page are a starting point and the staff of the libraries would be glad to help you with any questions that arise.
If you’ve lost your job or had your hours greatly reduced, you may qualify for unemployment benefits.
MassHire Berkshire Career Center
Check their calendar for virtual workshops on job search strategies, resumes, and more.
We need volunteers on a daily basis to pull Inter-library loan materials, shelve and straighten returned books, label items and more. Applicants need to be 16 and older. Please return the PDF application along with a photocopy of your current ID.
Senior Tax Work Off
If you are a senior and a Great Barrington or Housatonic resident, you can volunteer and get money off your property taxes. Find the application and more information here.