Steps to Career Research
____1. Occupational Outlook Handbook–Online database with careers.
from the US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
“Lawyers.” Occupational Outlook Handbook, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, 24 Oct. 2017, www.bls.gov/ooh/legal/lawyers.htm. Accessed 4 Jan. 2018.
____2. Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center –Online database with careers.
Citation provided at end of article. See librarian for password.
____3. Career Books–Reference and regular–All with a yellow stripe on spine.
Use online catalog to find call number.
Regular books– three week sign-outs. Reference books– overnight.
____4. Interviews and job shadowing
-Remember to take a list of interview questions with you.
You may also sign out a micro cassette recorder for exact quotes.
Taormina, Dan. Personal interview. 10 October 2017.
Ritter, Julie. Telephone interview. 4 January 2018.
_____5. Websites– see listing below. Use EasyBib to format your Works Cited citations.
Career Web Sites