Job & Business Academy

Queens Library’s Job & Business Academy provides specialized training and learning opportunities, with an emphasis on technology, training, to job seekers, aspiring entrepreneurs, and business owners.  By combining the Job & Business Academy’s individual counselling, in person workshops, and online learning opportunities with complementary services provided by the library’s Adult Learner Program and New Americans Program, Queens residents participating in training will become better prepared for the modern workforce.

Services offered at libraries throughout Queens!

  • Job Search (Resume, Cover Letter, Mock Interviews)
  • Entrepreneurship & Small Business
  • Technology Training (Computer Basics, MS Office, Adobe, Basic Coding)
  • Job Skills Training (Information Session)
  • Financial Literacy Workshops

To inquire about class registration or make a one-on-one appointment, please go to or contact one of our main locations.

Central Library
89-11 Merrick Blvd.
Jamaica, NY

Flushing Library
41-17 Main Street, 3rd Fl.
Flushing, NY

Long Island City Library
37-44 21 Street
Long Island City, NY

For other locations, see our brochure!

Email: jobsearchhelp@queenslibrary.org.

To read more about our classes, pick up our new monthly brochures at one of the JBA locations listed above or download them here.

For more information on the Job & Business Academy, please contact:

Shakira Smalls
Assistant Director
Job & Business Academy

To submit a program proposal, visit this page and click the Submit Your Program Proposal link.