Research Databases · Careers

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Career Cruising
Career Cruising, available in English and Spanish, is a comprehensive online career-planning, vocational guidance, employment seeking reference database with a built-in resume builder.
Career Transitions
A guided, self-paced resource that walks you through the job application process--assessing strengths and interests, preparing a resume, finding educational opportunities and networking advice, performing a job search, and applying online.
JobNow
Work with live, expert job coaches on every phase of the job search process--from career coaching to resume assistance to interview tips.
LearningExpress Library
Prepare for academic or professional exams with online practice tests and tutorials. The tests provide instant scoring, complete explanations of right and wrong answers, and an individualized analysis of results. Tutorials on topics such as computer skills, workplace skills improvement, and occupation practice tests are included in the "Learning Centers" Use the "Job & Career Accelerator" to take a career assessment test, explore occupations, write resumes and cover letters, and search for jobs.
Safari Books Online
Over 800 searchable, full-text versions of books covering a wide range of computer and information technology topics.
Testing & Education Reference Center
Detailed information on private high schools, undergraduate, graduate, vocational schools, and executive education programs; online practice tests for preparatory exams (including college and military entrance exams and civil service exams); and PDF versions of respected college and career handbooks. Research career choices and build a high-quality resume to share with potential employers. Save your resume as a Word document or email it directly from the site.
Universal Class
Learn something new today! Access over 500 online continuing education classes on a wide range of subjects, including: business, office skills, career training, homeschooling, entrepreneurship, self-help, crafts and hobbies, and health and medicine.
Vocational and Career Collection
Full-text articles from over 400 trade and industry specific periodicals, including American Machinist, Advertising Age, Pediatric Nursing, Drugstore News, and Hotel & Motel Management.