PREMIUM RESOURCES: Databases brought to you by Mobile Public Library, Alabama Public Library Service and the Alabama Virtual Library.
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Alabama JobLink - Alabama Career Systems' no fee posting for jobs.
Mobile Works - Local programs including job readiness classes, assistance locating training, and employer services. Free online Job Seeker's Tool Kit will help you with your resume, cover letter and interviewing skills.
America's Job Bank - 700,000 listings posted by state employment services.
CareerPath - Check out the Help Wanted ads in newspapers all across the US.
CareerJet - Searches existing employment web sites.
Dice.com Job site for technology professionals.
eFinancial Careers - Search for financial sector jobs by type or location.
Experience Network - Entry level job search site.
Disability Resources WebWatcher - Employment - Individuals with disabilities seeking employment and employers who want to hire the disabled.
Federal Jobs - Official job board for the U.S. Federal government.
Indeed.com - Job search site.
Job Applications Online - Links to online job applications.
Job Applications Online - Videos for job seekers on how to apply for jobs online.
Mobile County Personnel Board - Hiring authority for the city and county.
The Monster Board - 50,000 listings
The Riley Guide - How to job search and listings.
The Ultimate Guide to Reputation Management
You Have the Degree Now Get the Job - Tips for the interview.
The Office Of Apprenticeship Website - From the Federal Department of Labor
Program Sponsors Database - Sponsors of apprenticeship and training programs, by state and county.
Career Resources - Tutorials on interviewing, resumes, networking and professional development from the Univ of Minnesota.
Explore Careers - Guided to choosing a a career, from identifying skills and interests to occupations, goals, and school selection.
How to Become - Expert advice from professionals in the field.
Learn How to Become - Different careers outlined.
Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Occupational Information Network - O*NET database is the nation's primary source of occupational information, sponsored by the US Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration.
Merchant Marines - Gateway to maritime careers, including training, locations, salaries, history and job search links.
Vocational Rehab Services - Links to state agencies.
Electronic Resume Guide
GotResumeBuilder - How to write a resume. Samples provided.
How to Write a Great Resume - Tips for crafting each section of a resume.
Job Hunt - Advice on resume writing and other job searching skills.
Preparing Your Resume for Email or Internet posting
Resume Workshop - Assistance for each component of a resume.
Smart Resume Writer - Free resume builder that will export to Word documents and PDFs
Citation Machine - Formats citations in APA, MLA, Turabian or Chicago Styles.
College Affordability Guide
College Board Online - Official site for the SATs and Advanced Placement courses.
College Navigator - U.S. Department of Education links to +9,000 colleges and universities.
Get Educated! - Compare degrees and learning institutions.
Go to College - College planning resources.
GRE - Official site.
College Database - Directory of universities, colleges, community colleges and trade schools nationwide. Reports on tuition rate and enrollment.
Online Business Degrees
Online Accounting Degrees - Career info for accountants.
US Department of Education Grants Info
U.S. Department of Education - FAFSA on the Web
Federal Student Aid Income Based Payment Plan
FastWEB - Free Internet Scholarship Search
Financial Aid Opportunities for Minority Students
GI Bill Web Site
Student Financial Aid - Official US government site.
The Student Guide - Financial Aid From the US Department of Education