Careers and College Planning
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. Career Books–Reference and regular
Use online catalog to find call number.
Regular books– three week sign-outs. Reference books– overnight.
____3. 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 2020.
Keiser, Linda. Telephone interview. 4 January 2021.
_____5. Websites– see listing below. Use EasyBib to format your Works Cited citations.
_____6. If you take AP courses, check out which credits could your AP exam scores transfer into as college credit. Visit the site below to search:
Career Web Sites