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Peterson's Career Prep provides guidance and essential activities for job seekers and those investigating new career options, including students, soon to be graduates, and adults new to navigating the modern job market.
Learning Express is the ultimate one-stop shop for test preparation and skill building. It has hundreds of online tutorials, practice tests, and ebooks. You can build your skills in reading, writing, math and basic science, and prep for career certification, licensure exams, college and grad school entrance tests, and TOEIC tests. The Job & Career Accelerator section offers cover letter and resume builders, information on preparing for job interviews, finding a career match, discovering schools and scholarships, and more.
Vocations and Careers Collections provides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. The database offers current and applicable content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.
Career Outlook by the Bureau of Labor Statistics provides data and information on a variety of topics—including occupations and industries, pay and benefits, and more. These articles are helpful for students, career counselors, jobseekers, and others planning careers.
Occupational Outlook Handbook by the Bureau of Labor statistics allows people to browse careers by field, pay, required education and/or training, projected growth, and more.