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The leading source of test preparation materials and interactive practice exams, based on official tests, that will help you improve your scores on academic, civil service, military, and professional licensing and certification exams. Provides immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and individualized analysis of your score.

CareerZone -CareerZone provides information on 900 occupations from the new O*NET Database,

CareerOneStop

CareerOneStop, along with the National Toll-Free Helpline (1-877-US-2JOBS) and the local One-Stop Career Centers in each state, combine to provide a wide range of workforce assistance and resources.

Occupational Information

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Resumes and Cover Letters

What is the Right Resume for Me? - Learn more about the differences between chronological, functional, and electronic resumes.

Resume tips - Over fifty articles on how to create better resumes and cover letters.

Salary Information

Profession Specific Salary Survey - Research the salaries of over 300 professions.

Salary.com - Research salaries, post questions in the forum, and sign up for a weekly newsletter in this lively site.

Job and Career Fairs

Career Fairs - Browse high-tech, professional, and college job fairs.

Job Searching - General Resources

America's Job Bank -US Department of Labor link to 1800 state employment services. User registration required.

BestJobsUSA - Jobs seekers may search for jobs, post a resume, research the economic prospects of several states, as well as do salary research, and get career advice.

Career Builder - Search for a job, post a resume, read articles on working life, and peruse the list of employment agencies.

Career Guides @ Your Library -Check out these great books - available at your local library.

Career Resource Center -Extensive links to career related web sites.

Job Bank USA -Search employment listings, network, submit an e-resume, and search the database using specific job requirements.

Job Hunt-List of on-line job search resources and services.

Monster - Worldwide access for all levels in all fields. Search for jobs, post a resume, open your own career management account, and research a featured company.

Net Temps -A site targeted to the temporary employment market. Users may search for jobs and post a resume.

Job Listings - Specific Categories

Academic Employment Network - Primary, secondary and higher learning positions.

Chronicle of Higher Education Career Network - Content and listing of all positions available (for free) from the previous week's edition of the Chronicle of Higher Education. Listing from the current week's edition are available on-line to subscribers only.

Education America Network - America's largest online source for education employment opportunities.

Higher Ed Jobs -Search for academic jobs by position, location, or keyword.

University Job Bank - Job listings for faculty/staff positions as well as employment opportunities for post-doctoral candidates, and a resume bank.

Careers in Business - Career opportunities in many areas of business.

MIT Sloan School on Management: Career Centre - Links to business homepages and other search resources.

Job Access - combined effort from Ability magazine and Headhunter.net. Job seekers may post a resume and search the JOBS database, while employers may post job openings.

Office of Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID)- VESID, an office of the New York State Education Department, each year offers thousands of New Yorkers who have a disability an opportunity to become independent through education, training and employment.

Environmental Career - The Web site for the Environmental Career Center in Hampton, VA. Users may search for jobs in a variety of fields including biology, forestry, environmental science and environmental engineering. The site also includes a calendar and training links.

Green Dream Jobs - Employment listings for the environmentally conscious job seeker. Links to more Web sites about environmental careers.

Federal Jobs Digest - Federal Jobs Digest, from Breakthrough Publications, is not an official federal government Web site. It does provide listings for federal job openings, job descriptions, resume advice, and a job matching service.

FedWorld - FedWorld is maintained by the National Technical Information Service. Job hunters may search for and read descriptions of US Federal Government Jobs, and print copies of required forms.

Jobs @ Census - Search for jobs with the US Census Bureau.

US Department of Justice - Search for jobs in the many bureaus of the US Department of Justice.

US Geological Survey: Employment - Job opportunities and application information within the department.

USA Job - U.S. Government's official site for jobs and employment information from the United States Office of Personnel Management.

Law.com: Career Center- Research legal jobs, law firms, and practice centers, recruiters, and trends.

American Library Association: Education and Employment - The American Library Association's page of job listings from American Libraries magazine, College and Research Libraries NewsNet, and LITA (Information Technology). The site also connects to the ALA's Office of Human Resources and Development and other Web sites for job seekers.

Library Job Postings on the Internet - Search for jobs in all manner of libraries all over the world.

The Networked Librarian: Job Search Guides - A virtual clearinghouse of all things related to library employment.

American Medical Association: Job Center - Find a job with the American Medical Association.

JAMA Classifieds - Search for jobs in various medical specialties by state.

College Grad Job Hunter - A site for the first-time job hunter and college graduate. Takes you through the steps to successful employment, from preparation to salary negotiation.