Career Library & Resources
The Career Library's key resources include numerous in-office career information books/graduate school guides/internship references, additional helpful links listed below, and several testing instruments.
Career Services has now put all of it's job and career related handouts on-line for your convenience. Visit Helpful Resources or pick up a copy from our office.
Career Services Reference Books.
- The Dictionary of Occupational Titles
(descriptions of thousands of job titles)
- The Occupational Outlook Handbook (Now Also Available On-Line)
(in depth information about jobs, wages, educational preparation, where the jobs are, future projections, and other helpful topics)
- "Career Opportunities", and "Great Jobs for ( ) Majors" Series - (books about "what's out there" for specific majors)
- College Majors and Careers; Liberal Arts Jobs; College Knowledge and Jobs
(great references for questions like; what you can do with your major? what kind of work can you do with a liberal arts degree? etc.)
- "How to Get Any Job with Any Major"
- 10 Things Employers Want You to Learn in College
- Information on graduate schools and testing.
Additional Career Planning Links:
- Peterson's Online Educational Resource
- Fastweb (Scholarship Opportunities)
- Salary Information (JobStarCentral) Info and links for finding salary ranges, how to negotiate, and hundreds of salary surveys.
- Student Conservation Association the nation's leading provider of conservation service opportunities, outdoor skills and leadership training for young adults.
- Student Center at MonsterTrak provides resume, cover letter, and interviewing guidelines. Also offers geographic and relocation information
- Social Work Careers. Site for information on the magazine, The New Social Worker, a national publication devoted to career guidance for social work students and those new to the profession. Links from this site to a social work message board, chat room, career center, and job postings.
For a listing of internship openings that we have received, and a link to one of the premier programs on the Internet for internships, go to Internship Opportunities.
- The Internship Bible (published by The Princeton Review)
- Peterson's Internships (No longer published)
- The National Directory of Internships
- The Complete Guide to Washington Internships
- Directory of International Internships
- National Directory of Art Internships
- Guide to Volunteer and Internships in Public Broadcasting
- The Student Guide to Mass Media Internships