Annotated List of Job Search Websites
General Career/Job Search Information
The O*NET program is the nation’s primary source of occupational information. Central to the
project is the O*NET database, containing information on hundreds of standardized and
occupation-specific descriptors. Information from the database forms the heart of O*NET
OnLine, the interactive application for exploring and searching occupations.
http://www.acinet.org/acinet/crl/library.aspx OR http://www.careerinfonet.org
This is the Career Resource Library’s web page, formerly Career InfoNet. The library offers
articles on career exploration, job search, education and training, and business and employment.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook, published by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, is a
nationally recognized source of information designed to provide assistance to individuals making
decisions about their future work lives. The online Handbook provides information for hundreds
of different types of jobs on the training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects,
what workers do on the job and working conditions.
Includes career advice articles on: job search basics, resume and letter writing, behavioral-based
interviewing, careers at 50+, networking, assessing your strengths. Allows you to develop a
resume on-line and make it available to employers who are looking for those skills. It also
includes a virtual interview feature which allows you to practice interviewing skills by offering
questions with multiple choice answers and telling you whether or not you chose the best
Includes articles on: job search, getting hired, who’s hiring, cover letters and resumes, changing
jobs, and career tests. Also allows you to upload or paste your resume.
http://careerplanning.about.com and http: