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Occupation-related information sources
Finding & Landing Jobs
Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance
Sarah Dalton (Editor)
Call Number: REF HF5381 .E52 2011
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Bureau of Labor Statistics Staff (Editor)
Call Number: REF HF5381.A1 O36
Career Interest Tools
O*NET Interest Profiler
This "can help you find out what your interests are and how they relate to the world of work. You can find out what you like to do... [and] what kinds of careers you might want to explore."
Careers for Veterans
150 Best Jobs for the Military-To-Civilian Transition
My Next Move for Veterans
Occupation Reference Websites
Hawaiʻi Workforce Infonet
Labor market and economic information for the State of Hawaiʻi, plus career exploration resources.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
Profiles on hundreds of occupations describe the nature of the job, work environment, qualifications, pay, and employment projections through 2020.
From the US Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Short and long-term projections by state. From the U.S. Department of Labor.
State Occupational Employment & Wage Estimates: Hawaiʻi
Estimates calculated with data from employers and industries. From the U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Book Collection: Nonfiction
Abstracts and full text for more than 4,200 popular nonfiction books in a variety of subject areas, including careers, health, sports, adventure, technology, life skills and more.
Catalogs from colleges and universities. Institution profiles include maps, web site links, accreditation data, calendar/unit types, transcript keys, and more.
Over 140,000 complete books.
Hint: create a free account to save books, including your highlighting and notes.
Vocational & Career Collection
Trade and industry-related periodicals.
This is a subset of Academic Search Complete.
Careers & Job Search Video Collection (Films on Demand)
Videos on Career Exploration, Career Fields, Job Search Skills, and Job Success Skills
Databases from the Hawaii State Public Library System
(Via HSPLS) Gale Courses
(Hawaii State Public Library)Free instructor-led, online courses in a variety of subjects, ranging from personal finance to digital photography to health and wellness, and much more.
Log in with your Public Library Card number and PIN (the last 4 digits of your phone number).
(via HSPLS) Testing & Education Reference Center
Information on colleges and scholarships, on-line practice tests, and test preparation eBooks.
Log in with your Hawaii State Public Library card number and PIN (typically the last 4 digits of your phone number).
The Aptitude Test Workbook
How to Pass Advanced Aptitude Tests
James Barrett; Jim Barrett
Skills Profiler (Career One Stop)
"Create a list of your skills and match them to job types that need those skills. ... Identify occupations that use your current skills, find gaps you need to fill, or polish your resume."
Career Exploration Guides
50 Best Jobs for Your Personality
Michael Farr; Laurence Shatkin
300 Best Jobs Without a Four-Year Degree
Build Your Dreams: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love
Chip Hiden; Alexis Irvin
The Career Chronicles: an insider's guide to what jobs are really like
Call Number: HF5382 .G733 2008
Choosing a Lasting Career: The Job-by-job Outlook for Work's New Age
James B. Huntington
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