CityTownInfo.com Information and analysis on U.S. cities, colleges, and careers
JobWire.com from the National Association of Colleges and Employers
NACEWeb from the National Association of Colleges and Employers
Occupational Outlook Handbook from the U.S. Dept. of Labor
O*NET Online "provides comprehensive occupational descriptions and data"
Road Trip Nation Video interviews of people in various careers, what they were doing when they were college age and how they got where they are today
hundreds of books
on career-related topics
in the Castleton ebook collection.
Detailed descriptions of occupations, from the U.S. Dept. of Labor, informed by surveys of workers
An online tool for career exploration
You can conduct a self-assessment, explore job titles and industries, prepare or update a resumé, read tips and advice, participate in an interview simulation, view job listings, and more.
Subscription resource through the Vermont Dept. of Libraries. Castleton students can use their VSC log-in. Vermont residents can log-in through their public libraries.
Career exploration tool from the U.S. Dept. of Labor. Search, browse by industry, or answer questions to be matched with career areas.
Key resource about occupations:
From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
"The profiles featured cover hundreds of occupations and describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Each profile also includes BLS employment projections for the 2010–20 decade."
Vocations and Careers Collections
Access to trade journals from various occupations, like Advertising Age, American Artist, Computer World, Contractor
(Through Rutland Free Library)
Test preparation tools, skill-building materials, and other career resources. Over 1,000 online practice tests, ebooks, and interactive skill-building tutorials