The University of San Francisco: Career Services Center
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Career Research

General Job Research

O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!

Occupational Outlook
For hundreds of different types of jobs—such as teacher, lawyer, and nurse—the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you:
* the training and education needed
* earnings
* expected job prospects
* what workers do on the job
* working conditions
In addition, the Handbook gives you job search tips, links to information about the job market in each State, and more. You can also view frequently asked questions about the Handbook.

This database is helpful to those individuals needing directory information for publicly and privately owned companies in the United States, as well as information about individual consumers.

If you are an employer seeking to hire college students and recent grads, we can help. If you are a college student or recent grad, seeking your dream job, we can help. If you are a college career center, seeking to empower your students to reach their full potential, we can help.

Vault will be the indispensable provider of information and solutions for professionals and students who are pursuing and managing high-potential careers.

Princeton Review
The Princeton Review helps students, parents, and educators achieve the best results at every stage of their educational careers. By focusing on preparation and practice, we help students improve their performance in the classroom and on standardized tests. Through our website, we help parents, teachers, students and schools navigate the complexities of school admissions.

Riley Guide
Free career and employment information.

CA Occupational Guides 
Occupational Guides are available in two versions:
Summary Guide includes job description, job outlook and wages, and qualification requirements. Detailed Guide expands on everything in the Summary Guide plus benefits, licensing, education, training, links to possible employers, how to find a job, related occupations, and links to additional resources.

JobStar Career Guides 
Planning a career or a career change?
Whether you're starting or need information to plan your next move. Learn more about requirements, training, outlook and settings.

Making informed career decisions can be a daunting and difficult task. For nearly 5 years has been helping aspiring career professionals, job seekers and students make better, more informed career choices by providing them with relevant, reliable and up-to-date career and job information. With many thousands of daily visitors is now one of the premier career websites on the Internet.

Career Resource Library
List of books and directories in the Career Services Library.