Job Searching

Related: Career Guidance Research Guide


"Job Hunting Handbook: A Complete Job-Search Plan in 48 Easy-to-Read Pages"

"Job Searching With Social Media for Dummies"

"Knock 'em Dead" series: Books on job searching, cover letters, resumes and interviews

"Start-Up of You: Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Career"

"This is How You Get Your Next Job: An Inside Look at What Employers Really Want", also as an ebook

There are more books on job searching in the Sage Catalog.

Prepare for Jobs

Computer Skills and Software Tutorials

Library guide listing places to learn software, take typing speed tests and learn about the Internet

LearningExpress Library: Career Center

The Career Center section has preparation for occupation exams and practice of workplace skills

Research Occupations

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Find what fields of work are expanding, money made and education requirements

Apply for Jobs

CareerOneStop: Resumes, Cover Letters, and Job Interviews

Search for Jobs

CareerOneStop: Job Search

Help planning a search, finding jobs and networking

My Next Move (O*Net)

State-Specific Resources

WorkSource Oregon

WorkSource Washington