For your Job Search and Career Development
Occupational Outlook Handbook
This online version of the Occupational Outlook Handbook is a source of career
information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions
about their future work lives.
Site offers descriptions, salaries, Illinois employment levels, employment forecasts, and
other information that helps to clarify career choices. Sponsored by Illinois Department of
The Riley Guide
Directory of employment and career information sources and services on the Internet,
this site is primarily intended to provide instruction for job seekers on how to use the
Internet to their best advantage.
Career Development eManual: Steps to Success
University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada has created six "steps" to help you manage your
career development process. Included are information and self-help projects on self
assessment, research, decision making, networking & contacts, work and life/work
Site offers free career, college, and job-search advice with more than 4,000 pages of free
content to empower your success in college, career, and life.
Government Stimulus Sites
Links to help individuals
This site was created by the State of Illinois to help share information about the American
Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, (ARRA) so that every deserving project in Illinois
can capture and use its fair share of federal stimulus funds.
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
Links to Federal Recovery Sites
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act provides for unprecedented levels of
transparency and accountability so that you will be able to know how, when, and where
your tax dollars are being spent.
PLEASE NOTE: The purpose of this list is to offer a selection of sites that will give most
users a starting point. If you need additional information please ask at the Career Center Desk
at the Main Library and we can provide additional resources.