Career Library Resources


The Career Library provides access to specific information on a variety of careers in the Career Library section of the Career Center. Fields include health and medicine, sciences, education, business, engineering, humanities, social science, and liberal arts. Literature varies by campus.


Also, contained here are up-to-date periodicals, career files, directories, and job search resources to assist you in exploring careers. Magazines tailored to various academic interests are available, as well as general career guides, graduate guides and employer directories. Videotapes on companies and job search information, including CD-ROM, are also available. In addition, we have multiple computers available for use by students in creating their resumes as well as searching for jobs.

The Career Library serves as a campus resource for information on a variety of EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES: from Co-operative Education to Internships (paid or unpaid), local or nationwide; special summer work programs, and volunteer organizations.

Literature varies by campus (On the Boca Campus, ask about "Reserved" books). Titles of resources include:   

Self-Assessment
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Career Guides (Career by Major)

Job Search Guides
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Liberal Arts Power: How to Sell It on Your Resume
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Knock 'Em Dead: Great Answers to Tough Interview Questions
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Peterson's Job Opportunities in Business
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Peterson's Job Opportunities in Engineering and Technology
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Peterson's Job Opportunities in Health Care
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) The Job Hunter's Final Exam
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) The Quick Interview & Salary Negotiation Book
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) The Complete Job-Search Handbook
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) From Campus to Corporation
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Education Guides
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Patterson's American Education
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Job Choices: Planning (Graduate School)
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Requirements for Certification

Employer Directories
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Florida Business Directories and Nationwide
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Directory of Florida Industries
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Careers in State and Local Government
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Complete Guide to Environmental Careers
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) South Florida Business Journal
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Chamber of Commerce Directories
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) The Almanac of American Employers

Specific Career Guides
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Multiple resources for varied disciplines and/or career interests

Publications/ Magazines
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) The Wall Street Journal
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) National Business Employment Weekly
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) South Florida Business Journal
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Hispanic Business
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Graduating Engineer & Computer Careers
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Minority Engineer
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Occupational Outlook Quarterly
blsmball.gif (855 bytes) Diversity Monthly: Career Opportunities & Insights
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Open to ALL FAU Students
Sponsored by the Career Development Center

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