Useful Web Sites

Career Guidance


The Occupational Outlook Handbook from the U.S. Labor Department, has descriptions of many careers, their educational requirements, expected earnings, and employment projections.

The Student Success Supersite, from Prentice Hall publishing, has information on career development, study skills, and other topics of interest to students.

Those writing a résumé will want to see Archeus' guide to résumés, which has links to many sources, and a limited bibliography.

10 Minute Résumé
offers a step-by-step guide to creating a résumé online.

Amongst other resources, CareerBuilder.com gives access to classified ads and job listings from a number of sources from across the country.

America's Job Bank
is a cooperative project of the states and the federal government, a place where workers can find employers, and vice versa.

Employment opportunities strictly in the Federal Government can be found via the Office of Personnel Management's search site.

Jobs currently open in Maryland State Government.

Monster.com
provides one of the largest searchable database of job offerings

Other job listing sites can be found through Yahoo.

Articles and Reports from Indexes and Databases:

Infotrac Indexes

Ebsco Academic Search Premier

EBSCO Business Source Premier


Ebsco Health Source Plus