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Career Resource Library

Career Resource Library

The Career Center offers students and alumni a variety of different resources to use during your time at the College of Charleston. The Career Center Resource Library is a great place to find hundreds of books, magazines, tip sheets, and videos for you to use for your career development. Topics range from resumes, grad schools, teaching abroad, exploring majors plus more! Come visit the Career Center Resource Library to help you with your future goals. Listed below are the titles of the books currently located in our library.

Career Exploration for Specific Majors

Careers in Law
Careers in Marketing
Careers in Medicine
Careers in Nursing
Careers in Publishing
Careers in Real Estate
Careers in Science
Careers in Science and Engineering
Careers in Social and Rehabilitation Services
Careers in the Environment
Careers in Travel, Tourism, and Hospitality
Careers in Writing
Careers without College Sports
Exploring Theatre & Media Careers
Great Jobs for Accounting Majors
Great Jobs for Biology Majors
Great Jobs for Communications Majors
Great Jobs for Computer Science Majors
Great Jobs for Criminal Justice Majors
Great Jobs for Economics Majors
Great Jobs for Engineering Majors
Great Jobs for English Majors
Great Jobs for Environmental Studies Majors
Great Jobs for Film Majors
Great Jobs for Foreign Language Majors
Great Jobs for History Majors
Great Jobs for Liberal Arts Majors
Great Jobs for Math Majors
Great Jobs for Physical Education Majors
Great Jobs for Political Science Majors
Great Jobs for Psychology Majors
Great Jobs for Sociology Majors
Great Jobs for Theatre Majors
Job Opportunities in Business
Job Opportunities in Engineering and Computer Science
Job Opportunities in Health and Science
How to get the teaching Job You want
Jobs for English Majors and other Smart People
Moving Out of Education
Opportunities in Counseling and Guidance
Opportunities in Foreign Language Careers
Opportunities in Journalism
Opportunities in Religious Service
Opportunities in Sports and Athletics
Opportunities in The Dance
Organizations Encouraging Women in Science and Engineering

Internship Information

Best 109 Internships (2)
Breaking through the Clutter
Diversity Internship, CO-OP, and Entry Level Programs (2)
Internship Success
Internships 2005
National Directory of Arts Internships 9th Edition
National Directory of Arts Internships 9th Edition
The Internship Bible 2004
The Best 106 Internships
Top Internships

Undergraduate/ Graduate School Information/ Financial Aid

America's Best Value Colleges
Assistantships and Graduate Fellowships in the Mathematical Sciences
Best 162 Medical Schools
Best 170 Law Schools
Best 282 Business Schools
Book of Majors, the College Board 2005
Business School Buzz Book
Business School Essays that Make a Difference (2)
College Handbook - 43rd Edition, 2006
Colleges in the South 2004
Directory of Graduate Programs in Human Resource Management
Dollars & sense for College Students
Financing Graduate School
Financing Your Law School Education
Four-Year Colleges 2004
Game Plan for getting into Graduate School
Getting In: A Step-by-Step Plan for Gaining Admission to Graduate School in Psychology
Getting Money for Graduate School
Graduate Study in Psychology, 2006
Guide to College Majors
Guide to DISTANCE LEARNING Programs 2003
How the Military Will Help You Pay for College
How to Write a Winning Personal Statement for Graduate and Professional School
Independent Study Catalog
Law School Buzz Book
Law School Essays that Make a Difference
MBA Programs 2004
Medical School Admissions Requirements (MSAR)
Medical School Essays that make a Difference
Minority Student Opportunities
Need a lift: College financial aid handbook
Nursing Programs 2004
Official Guide to ABA-Approved Law Schools
Peterson's Guide Graduate & Professional Programs An Overview 2004 (Book 1)
Peterson's Guide Graduate Programs in Business, Education, Health, Information Studies, Law & Social Work 2004 (Book 6)
Peterson's Guide Graduate Programs in Engineering & applied Sciences 2004 (Book 5)
Peterson's Guide Graduate Programs in the Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences, 2004 (Book 2)
Peterson's Guide Graduate Programs in the Physical Sciences, Mathematics, Agricultural Sciences, the Environment & Natural Resources 2004 (Book 4)
Peterson's Guide, Graduate Programs in Biological Sciences 2004 (Book 3)
Private Secondary Schools (2003)
Scholarships, grants, & prizes 2003
So You Want to be a Lawyer
The Gourman Report, Graduate Programs
The MBA Career
The Official Guide to Financing Your MBA
The Right Law School for You
Top Business Schools 2004

Career Research

270 Ways to Put Your talent to Work in the Health field
Career Guide to America's Top Industries
Dictionary of Occupational Titles Revised 4th edition, Vol.11
Dictionary of Occupational Titles Revised 4th edition, Vol.11
Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance 12th edition, Volumes 1-4
Great Careers
Guide for Occupational Exploration 3rd edition
Health Care Companies
Health Professions; Career and Education Directory, 2003 - 2004 ( 2 copies)
Military-to-Civilian Career Transition Guide
O*NET Dictionary of Occupational Titles
Occupational OuGuide for Occupational Exploration

Summer Jobs

Charleston, SC
How to Get a Job with a Cruise Line 3rd edition
Smart Vacations
Summer Jobs in the USA
Summer Opportunities for Kids & Teenagers
The Back Door Guide to Short Term Job Adventures
The Clint Wilkes Original College Guide to a Summer Job in Yellowstone ( 2 copies)

Volunteering & Gap Year

International Voluntary Work
Invest Yourself - A Guide to Action ( 2 copies)
Make a Difference
Taking a Gap Year
The Gap-Year Advantage
Volunteer America

General Career Development

100 Things Every College Freshman Ought to Know
28 Days to a Better Job
An Easier Way to Change Jobs
Career Development for the College Student
Career in State & Local Government
Career Planning Today
Career X Roads 2003
Creating a Life Worth Living
Do What You Love, the Money Will Follow
For Your Action
Free & Inexpensive Career Materials
From College to the Real World
From College to the Real World
Go Hire Yourself an Employer
Hire Yourself an Employer
How to Choose a College Major
Liberal Arts Jobs
Liberal Arts Power !
Major Decisions: A Guide to College Majors 2nd edition
Major in Success
Making the Major Decision 2004
National Trade and Professional Association of the United States
PATH - A Career Workbook for Liberal Arts Students
Quick Guides to College Majors and Careers
The Career Connection
The College Board Guide to 150 Popular College Majors
The College Graduate's Career Guide
The College Majors Handbook
The Job Market
The Professional Job Changing System
The Temp Track
What color is Your Parachute 2001, 2004 editions
Worker Trait Group Guide

Environmental and Social Change Careers

100 Best Nonprofits to Work for
100 Jobs in Social Change
100 Jobs in the Environment
A Guide to Careers in Community Development
Earth Work
Environmental Careers in the 21st century ( 2 copies)
Good Works
Green at Work
Jobs and Careers with Nonprofit Organizations
National Wildlife Federation Conservation 2004 Directory
Non-Profits' Job Finder
One Day, ALL Children¡K
The Job Seeker's Guide to Socially Responsible Companies

International Jobs & Teaching Abroad

2003-2004 Advisory List
Almanac of International Jobs & Careers (2 copies)
Alternative Travel Directory
Alternatives to the Peace Corps
American Jobs Abroad
Directory of Jobs & Careers Abroad
How to Live Your Dream of Volunteering Overseas
Inside a U.S. Embassy
International Directory of Voluntary Work
International Exchange Locator 2002 Edition
International Job Finder
International Jobs
International Jobs Directory 3rd Edition ( 2 copies)
Jobs are Careers Abroad
Jobs in Paradise
Summer Jobs Abroad 2004
Summer Jobs Britain 2004
Teaching English Abroad
Teaching English Overseas
The Au Pair and Nanny's Guide
The Big Guide to living and Working Overseas
The Directory of Overseas Schools 2000 - 2001
The Directory of Websites for International Jobs
The Directory of Work and Study in Developing Countries
The Harvard Guide to International Experience
The Peace Corps and More
The World is a Class How and Why to Teach English around the World
Work Abroad
Work Your Way Around the World
Work Your Way Around the World, 10th Edition
Working in Tourism
Working on Cruise Ships
World Chamber of Commerce Directory 2005

Resumes/ Cover Letters/ Portfolios/ Interviewing

101 Grade A Resumes for Teachers
201 Winning Cover Letters for $100,000 + Jobs
60 Minutes to Success
Behavior-Based Interviewing
Business Etiquette & Professionalism
Cover Letter
Cover Letters that Knock 'em dead
Creating Your Life's Work Portfolio
Developing a Professional Vita or Resume
Electronic Resume Revolution
Electronic Resumes for the New Job Market
Federal Resume Guide Book
From College to Career
Job Interview Almanac
Knock 'em Dead 2000
Knock 'em Dead 2004
Making It on Your First Job
National Business Employment Weekly Cover Letters 2nd edition
Next Step: The Real World
Portfolio Power
Resume & Job Search Book for College Students
Resume Almanac
Resumes for Communications Careers 3rd edition
Resumes that Get Jobs
Resumes that Get Jobs
Resumes that Knock 'em dead
The 250 Job Interview Questions
The 90 Minute Resume
the Advanced 90 Minute resume
The Career Portfolio Workbook
The Damn Good Resume Guide
The Edge Resume and Job Search Strategy
The Edge: Resume and Job Search Strategy 3rd edition
The Everything Cover Letter book
the Global Resume and CV Guide
The New Professional Image

Job Search

An Insider's Guide to Political Jobs in Washington
Electronic Job Search Revolution
Federal Jobs in Law Enforcement
Guide to America's Federal Jobs
Hidden Job Market 2000
Hook Up, Get Hired
How to Get a Job in Atlanta
Job Search Handbook for People with Disabilities
Job Seeker's Almanac
Job Strategies for People with Disabilities
Job-Hunting on the Internet 3rd edition
Jobs Almanac 8th edition
Jobs You Can Live With
Mastering (& succeeding with) The Job Hunt
Media Companies 2000
National Job Hotline Directory
Pharmaceutical Industry Guide
Planning a life in Medicine
Professional Sports Directory
Professional's Private Sector Job Finder
Steps to Professional Employment
Super Job Search
The Atlanta JobBank 15th edition
The Austin/San Antonio JobBank 3rd edition
The Best Entry Level Jobs
The Boston Job Bank
The Carolina JobBank 7th edition
The Chicago Job Bank
The Florida JobBank 15th edition
The Guide to International Job Searching
The Guide to Internet Job Searching 2004 - 2005 edition
The Job Search Companion
The JobBank Guide to Health Care Companies 2nd edition
The Los Angeles JobBank 16th edition
The Metro Washington DC JobBank 15th edition
The New York JobBank 18th edition
The Ultimate Job Search Survival Guide
The Virginia JobBank 3rd edition
Top 2,500 Employers 2000
Washington Job Source
Writer's Market