In-office Career Library
The Center for Career Services houses a variety of up-to-date career exploration books which students can come peruse and take notes from at any time during normal office hours. Click here to see a complete list of the publications we have in our office.
General Career/Industry Information Sites
Career Videos from CareerOneStop
Short videos of more than 550 careers with most for college graduates. Also, videos on the career clusters, skills, industries, work options and videos in Spanish. All videos captioned for hearing-impaired users. CareerOneStop is sponsored by the U. S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
A searchable database of information from the U. S. Department of Labor on over 200 occupations discussing the nature of the work, training required, average salaries, and future outlook. An ideal starting point if you already have some career possibilities in mind or want to browse.
O*Net Online - Occupational Information Network
Detailed descriptions of occupations for use by job seekers, students, and more! Includes the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job. Also categorizes careers by such labels as new and emerging careers, green sector jobs, and careers with bright outlook.
Occupational Outlook Quarterly
Articles cover a wide variety of career and work-related topics such as new and emerging occupations, training opportunities, and salary trends from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Information on careers, assessments, and majors.
Brief profiles of real world employees for hundreds of jobs.
Descriptions of many, many careers. Salary information. 150 Recession proof careers, although you should take it with a grain of salt. Career news, and more.
Short videos on 450 careers showing real people doing real work.
Weddles Association Directory
Links to professional associations grouped by career field. Professional associations often have career information, job listings, and graduate school directories.
Fastest Growing Industries
From the Bureau of Labor Statistics – a list of the occupations with the largest job growth in the past two years.
General Job Listing Sites
Jobs4saints (Marymount Jobs Database)
College Job Bank
Entry-level job postings. Also, information about careers, resumes, cover letters, interviewing, employers, and salaries. Lists companies hiring for entry-level positions.
CareerBuilder's special site for entry-level positions, internships, and part-time jobs. Advice articles.
Upload your resume. Create a profile. Attach video and audio introductions. Receive job alerts. Employers can video interview you.
Jobs, resume databank, search agent, communities, news features, and more.
Searchable database of thousands of nonprofit organizations, including volunteer and internship opportunities worldwide
A job and resume database site for those making $100,000+ looking for jobs with $100,000+ salaries.
The Washington Post's job hunting site. More Washington DC job hunting information can be found in the Mid-Atlantic Resources section.
Best Jobs in the USA Today
If these job search sites don't help, check out:
- Academic Invest – a site which allows students to obtain occupational information on careers that are matched to their field of study. The website currently houses over 1,200 careers and 100 majors in their database.
- Riley Guide - a directory of employment and career information sources and services on the Internet. It is primarily intended to provide instruction for job seekers on how to use the Internet to their best advantage, but recruiters and other career service industry professional will find information here to help them also.
- Employment Websites - search for industry specific job boards.
- Federal Career Resources – surprise yourself by exploring the wide spectrum of careers within the Federal Government and find an opportunity that meets your needs and interests.
Links for Special Populations
Links for International Students
Council on International Education Exchange (CIEE)
Cultural Vistas (CDS International)
My Visa Jobs
I am intern
International Interns USA, Inc. (IIUSA)
International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
The Washington Center
Washington Internship Institute
The World Bank
Links for Individuals with Disabilities
DisABLED Person, Inc.
Job Accommodation Network
National Business & Disabilities Council at Abilities
Workforce Recruitment Program