Helpful links


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The Work Matters national initiative and partnership with Libraries Ireland is a brilliant facility supporting our library users with business start-up support, job-seeking tips and career advice. As a key service of your library, BorrowBox offers an excellent range of business and self-development eBooks and eAudiobooks to help support this initiative.  Take some time to explore the amazing content available to you on BorrowBox.

Supports during COVID-19

COVID-19 Income Supports: Employer and Employee Guidance

Getting a welfare payment during the COVID-19

Updates from Government on how it is dealing with COVID-19

Employment Support

Department of Social Protection


Skills to Work

Getting Back to Work

Interview Skills

Effective interview skills with Career Portal



Start your own business

Offaly Local Enterprise Office

Sample Business Plan

Useful Business Links

Career Information

Careers Portal

The National Centre for Guidance in Education (NCGE)

The Institute of Guidance Counsellors (IGC)

Career Blog

Irish & EU Jobs


Irish Jobs

Ireland Jobs

Career Jet

Grad Ireland

Job Fairy on Twitter

Working in the EU

Irish Voices – EU Careers


Local Volunteer Centres


Database of volunteering opportunities

Database of accredited EVS organisations

Volunteers’ stories

United Nations