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Library resources and web sites to explore careers.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

  For hundreds of different types of jobs the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you:

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


The Vault

Vault Guides to download:  Called "Cliffs Notes For Careers" by Forbes Magazine, Vault guides have been published since 1997 and are the premier source of insider information on careers. Vault surveys and interviews thousands of employees each year to give readers the inside scoop on industries and specific employers to help them get the jobs they want.

Watch Vault's exciting new videos in the following categories:

Job Search & Interview Advice
From the Editor’s Desk
Top Internships
Job Talk

Career Profiles: The career outlook for 53 top career paths - as well as input from current professionals

Industry Research:  Industry overviews bring you inside 40 top industries, from investment management to manufacturing. Find out details on career path, salary ranges, industry outlook and more.

Diversity Profiles for internships, investment banking and engineering.

Company Research:  Get the latest scoop on thousands of potential employers

Internship Database:  Search internship surveys by function, industry and/or location, use the search form provided.

Vault Electronic Watercooler:  Get advice and information and network with other job seekers on the largest online career community with Vault's Electronic Watercooler - called a "killer app" by the New York Times.

Career Surveys:  2883 occupation surveys to Browse by industry or function or to read the detailed insider information about potential careers.

Career Advice Articles:  Over 1,100 articles on the most important career topics.

Link to Career Insider through under the Resources and Services tab.

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Bernetta Doane
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