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Resource Guide:
Career Exploration and Social Intelligence

Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Vocational Guidance
  • Career Development
  • Leadership
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)

Research Databases

The following databases are specifically useful for your topic. You can search them individually on the databases page.

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Journal of Career Development
  • Career Planning and Adult Development Journal
  • Career Development Quarterly

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Competency-based Resumes: how to bring your resume to the top of the pileHF 5383 .K47 2005
How to Create a Picture of Your Ideal Job or Next Career: the quick job-hunting (and career-changing) mapHF 5382.7 .B627 1991
Career Opportunities in Advertising and Public RelationsHF 5828.4 .F54
Career Choice and DevelopmentHF 5381 .C265143 1984
How to be a Positive Leader: small actions, big impactHD 57.7 .H683 2014