An often overlooked resource for job hunters is the Library of Congress’ Business Reference Services. Their staff members have compiled a number resouces and websites under several categories. All their hard work may pay off for you. Take a look at the following list. The descriptions are also provided by the librarians of the Business Reference Services. Click on the titles to see the lists.
Career Assistance: General Resources
As the name implies, this list contains resources of all types: government links, portals, and sites providing many types of career related materials.
Career Assistance: Job Search Sites/Portals Links for many of the popular job search sites as well as some of the lesser known or career specific (e.g. library jobs) sites may be found here.
Career Assistance: Resumes and Cover Letters
Pulling together a resume and cover letter may often be challenging. The sites noted here provide direction and examples to assist with creating a resume that represents you.
Career Assistance: State Resources
Collected here you will find job search and employment resources that are specific to each state. The list is in alphabetical order by state. Resources providing services in all states have been gathered at the top of this page.
For a complete list of subject guides click on Business Reference Services Internet Resources.
vea/30 June 2010