Use WorldCat (World Catalog) to search for books, articles, media, and more that we have at MJC and to find out where they're located. WorldCat will also show you materials you can get from other libraries. Use the search terms below to search WorldCatnow.
personality and occupation
You can also use specific careers followed by the phrase vocational guidance. For example:
nursing vocational guidance
computer science vocational guidance
You might also try a search using two terms or phases together. For example:
This tool for career exploration and job analysis has detailed descriptions of jobs searchable by keyword or O*NET code; developed under the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration.
Summary Guides include job description, job outlook and wages, and qualification requirements; Detailed Guide expands on everything in the Summary Guide plus benefits, licensing, education, training, links to possible employers, how to find a job, related occupations, and links to additional resources.
Designed to educate undergrad college students about college majors and careers to which they can lead. Each major has its own "channel" presenting descriptions of careers and majors, related student/professional associations and links to relevant trade publications, typical positions held by people who have majored in a particular area, and much more. Much of the site's content is delivered through videos.
The self-paced tool from the U.S. Department of Labor will help the previously employed to (1) use their previous experience to identify occupations that they might be qualified for; (2) identify the skills needed to qualify for a specific job; (3) identify education or training institutions where these skills can be obtained; and (4) provide links to relevant job opportunities in national and state job banks.