Workforce Center Resource Room

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Our Resource Room at 500 Russel Court in Woodstock is open to all McHenry County residents over the age of 18 who are authorized to work in the United States.

Resources Available

Most Importantly:  Staff - Staff members are available to assist you in making use of the materials in the Resource Room.

Illinois workNet - For comprehensive job search and career change assistance.

Illinois JobLink - You list your skills/education/work experience and Illinois Employers requesting those skills will contact you.

Internet Access - For those who don't have Internet access at home, please take advantage of our state-of-the-art technology.

College Central Network - This is part of McHenry County College's career services which contains employer listings of jobs not found in the papers or online. Go to

Newspaper Classified Ads - Classifieds from Chicago Tribune, and the Northwest Herald.

Job Postings Binders - Staff-generated binders holding copies of all the most recent postings shared by local employers.

Resume Writing Software - You fill in the blanks and the WinWay Resume software helps you easily format a professional-looking resume.

Reference Materials - Various books, videos, and pamphlets about Industries and Careers are available.

Microsoft Office Skill Building Tutorials - Word 2000, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, Access and more (in Beginning/Intermediate/Advanced) as well as Typing and other tutorials.

Job Browser Program - Reviews skills, interests, training and statistical information about wages and job outlook for a particular Industry/Career.

Office Equipment - Computers, Copiers, Fax and Phone available, as well as U. S. Mail. As long as these are job search related, you may make up to 10 free Phone Calls, 10 free Mailings, and 10 free Faxes on a daily basis.

Resource Room Hours  
Woodstock Center, 500 Russel Ct., Woodstock, IL 60098 
815-338-7100, Ext. 2771 / All voice telephone numbers may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment by calling TTY (800) 526-0844 or 711.
[email protected]
Monday through Friday: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm


The McHenry County Workforce Network, is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. To request accommodations, please contact our Equal Opportunity Officer Peggy Sarbaugh-McNally at [email protected] or (815) 334-2776. All voice telephone numbers may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment by calling TTY (800) 526-0844 or 711