Careers & Higher Learning


The library provides a variety of online and in house resources that can help you:

  • Find a Job
  • Write a winning resume
  • Advance your career
  • Work for yourself
  • Go back to school
  • Get an online degree
  • Expand your knowledge and skill set
  • Prepare for a test
  • and more!

Career Resources

Whether you are looking for a job, starting your own business, or updating your resume, the library has a variety of valuable resources and information that help you conduct a successful job search, become an entrepreneur, and network with other professionals.

Online Education

Don't let living far away or not having time to commute to classes stop you from furthering your education. If you're looking to go back to school or are just a lifelong learner, the library is your place for online educational resources that range from learning another language to programming computers. You can also find lists of GED Testing Centers and ESL Class Locations in the area.

Practice Tests

The library’s subscription allows DeSoto Library patrons unlimited access to a database of practice tests based on the official exams. Some of the practice exams include: GED, ASVAB, SAT, ACT, PSAT, TAKS for some grades, police officer entrance exams, firefighter entrance exams, and real estate license exams.