Job Skills in the Tech Field

Exterior of Spark! Media Lab

Guide to Job Skills in the Tech Field

If you’re starting out looking for a job in the tech field, you’ll need to get familiar with the tools and equipment often used in the business. Equipment and software applications available in the Spark! Digital Media Lab can be used to build your knowledge of industry-standard products, and these tutorials can help you get started.

In the Lab

We have high powered PC and Mac desktop computers that are outfitted with a suite of industry-standard software, whatever the focus of your job search.

The lab is outfitted with 4 Mac and 4 PC desktops. Most software is available on all desktops.

At the Library

Browse these call numbers: 331.12, 650

Keywords for catalog searches: Employment interviewing, Careers, Tech jobs

Online Resources We Recommend

Free with your Library card

The Burbank Public Library offers SkillShare, with thousands of classes on topics such as freelancing, entrepreneurship, graphic design, productivity, marketing, and more, free to our card holders! 

Come in for a Spark! Media Lab Orientation

Find more about our open hours, services and programs by browsing our website or calling the Central Library: 818-238-5580.

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This project was supported in whole or in part by the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act, administered in California by the State Librarian.