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Begin Here - Books

These multi-volume sets are excellent starting points for career research.

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Survey of American Industry and Careers (6 volumes)
Call Number: Reference HF 5382.5 .U5 S87 2012 (6 volumes)
ISBN: 1587657686
Publication Date: 2011-10-01

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Encyclopedia of careers and vocational guidance (5 vols.)
Call Number: Reference HF 5381 .E52 2011

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Career information center (13 vols.)
Call Number: Reference HF 5382.5 .U5 C32 2007

Career Assistance @ CFCC!

  • Career Services at CFCC  
    The mission of Career Services is to encourage and assist students and graduates in the continuous process of career planning, career decision-making, planning for marketability and job search.

    In addition, the Career Center offers an annual Job Fair along with several job placement services to students and graduates desiring part-time, full-time and seasonal employment. The Center is located in the Galehouse Building ( A-Building) room A-210. It is open Monday through Thursday from 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM and on Friday from 8:00 AM until Noon. If you are interested in taking the Career Key, please allow at least one hour prior to the office closing to complete the assessment.

Begin Here - Electronic Resources

  • Dictionary of Occupational Titles  
    Previously published in print by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Now available online only.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook  
    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.
  • LearningExpress Job & Career Accelerator  
    From off campus, you will be asked to login. Use your MyCFCC username and password. You will also have to create an account with Learning Express.

General Books

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Working in Your Major: how to find a job when you graduate
Call Number: Circulating HF 5382.7 .G45 2012
ISBN: 1440803110
Publication Date: 2012-07-01

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Land Your Dream Career: eleven steps to take in college
Call Number: Circulating D 6277 .T46 2013
ISBN: 1442219467
Publication Date: 2013-03-14

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150 best recession-proof jobs
Call Number: HF 5382.5 .U5 A594 2009
Also available at the North Campus Library: HF 5382.5 .U5 A594 2009

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Best jobs for the 21st century
Call Number: Ref HF 5381.15 .F37 2009

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This Is How to Get Your Next Job: An inside look at what employers really want
Call Number: Circulating HF 5382.7 .K39 2013
ISBN: 0814432212
Publication Date: 2013-04-17

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