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Career Information: Books & Videos

Resources to help with job searching, resume building, interview skills, and more!

Finding Books - Tutorial

Finding Books - Online Tutorial

This module is designed to take about 10 minutes to complete and includes lots of examples and some interactive practice.

Keywords / Search Strategies

When searching the catalog and e-resources, try some of the following terms:

  • vocational guidance
  • career exploration
  • career
  • job
  • work

Library Book Search

Search for Library Resources.
Type the keyword(s) in the box below then press Enter or click the Search button.

 

 

Catalog Search Help

You can search all of the library's resources in one place from one search box. Books, ebooks, streaming videos, articles, DVDs...they're all searchable from the Library Home Page or the Search Tool. After you get results note that they are displayed on two tabs: [ Books, movies, and music ] [ Journals, magazines, news ]

Search operators can be used within the Basic Search:

  • AND = type more than one word
    career nursing
    Note: AND is implied; don't type it in.
  • NOT = use minus sign (-)
    career medicine -nursing
  • Quote (exact phrase) Search = use quote marks around the phrase
    "career exploration"

Films on Demand

Films on Demand provides educational streaming videos for most subject areas.

The Career & Job Search subject set includes videos on Career Exploration, Career Fields, Job Search Skills and Job Success Skills.

Helpful Career Books


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