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Career Resources

Resources for career readiness preparation

Career Exploration Resources

The following resources are recommended sources for your Career Presentation Assignment.


Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupation Outlook Handbook

For hundreds of different types of jobs—such as teacher, lawyer, and nurse—the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you:

  • the training and education needed
  • earnings
  • expected job prospects
  • what workers do on the job
  • working conditions

In addition, the Handbook gives you job search tips, links to information about the job market in each State, and more. You can also view frequently asked questions about the Handbook.


Library Databases for Biographic Information:

Biography Reference Bank

Gale Biography in Context

Credo Reference


Job Search & Company List Resources

Vault Online Career Library



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