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Career Services Library

The following is a sampling of books that are available in the Career Services Library.

Careers to Explore

  • Careers for Nonconformists
  • Careers for Sports Nuts & Other Athletic Types
  • Event Planning Binder
  • Great Jobs for Engineering Majors
  • Great Jobs for Foreign Language Majors
  • Great Jobs for History Majors
  • Great Jobs for Liberal Arts Majors
  • Great Jobs for Political Science Majors
  • Industries and Careers for Undergraduates
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook
  • Vault College Career Bible

Non–Profit/Education Careers

  • Careers for Good Samaritans
  • Careers for Kids at Heart
  • Careers in Social and Rehabilitation Services
  • Finding Jobs with a Psychology Bachelor’s Degree
  • Guide to Religious Ministries
  • Harvard Business School: Careers in Nonprofit
  • How to Get the Teaching Job You Want
  • Inside Secrets of Finding a Teaching Job
  • Opportunities in Gerontology & Aging
  • Opportunities in Social Work Careers
  • Social Work Career Development
  • Idealist Handbook to Building a Better World                         
  • The Nonprofit Career Guide
  • Winning Strategies: Jobs in Nonprofit

International Careers

  • Alternatives to Peace Corps
  • Best Resumes & CVs for International Jobs
  • Going Global Country Career Guide, Vol 1 & 2
  • How to Live Your Dream of Volunteering  Overseas
  • Inside a U.S. Embassy: How the Foreign Service Works
  • Teaching English Abroad
  • Teaching English Overseas (for Americans and Canadians)
  • Work Your Way Around the World

Graduate and Professional School Information

  • America’s Best Graduate Schools
  • Get Into Graduate School
  • Get Into Medical School
  • Getting In: A Step-By-Step Plan for Gaining Admission to Graduate School in Psychology
  • Graduate Admissions Essays
  • Graduate Study in Psychology
  • Hobsons Global MBA Guide 2006
  • Hobsons LLM Guide 2006
  • Insider’s Guide to Graduate Programs in Clinical and Counseling Psych
  • Paying for Graduate School Without Going Broke
  • Petersons: Biological Sciences
  • Petersons: Business, Education, Health, Information Studies, Law & Social Work
  • Petersons: Engineering & Applied Sciences
  • Petersons: Graduate and Professional Programs
  • Petersons: Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences
  • Petersons: Physical Sciences, Math, Environment & Natural Resources
  • Preparing for Graduate Study in Psychology
  • Princeton Review Best 168 Medical Schools
  • Princeton Review Best 170 Law Schools
  • Princeton Review Best 296 Business Schools
  • Princeton Review Pocket Guide to Graduate School Admissions
  • The Academic Job Search Handbook
  • Vault Business School Buzz Book
  • Vault Law School Buzz Book

Business Careers

  • Ace Your Case: Consulting Interviews
  • Careers in Asset Management/Retail Brokerage
  • Careers in Brand Management
  • Careers in Management Consulting
  • Careers in Real Estate
  • Careers in Specialized Consulting
  • Careers in Venture Capital
  • Great Jobs for Business Majors
  • Guide to Investment Banking
  • Guide to Investment Banking Diversity
  • International MBA Student’s Guide to U.S. Job Search
  • Opportunities in Event Planning
  • Vault Guide to Schmoozing
  • Vault Guide to Top 25 Tech Consulting Firms

Communications / Media Careers

  • 100 Careers in the Music Business
  • All You Need To Know About the Music Business
  • Career Opportunities in Advertising and PR
  • Career Opportunities in Art
  • Careers for Bookworms & Other Literary Types
  • Careers in Communications and Entertainment
  • Careers in Magazine Publishing
  • E-Commerce Careers in Multimedia
  • San Diego Film and Video Resource Guide (Creative Directory)
  • Writer’s Market

Law Careers

  • Non-Legal Careers for Lawyers
  • What Can You Do With a Law Degree?

Health/ Science/Environment Careers

  • Career Opportunities in Science
  • Careers in Biotechnology
  • Careers in Health Care
  • Careers in Pharmaceutical Sales
  • Careers in San Diego’s Healthcare Sector
  • Everything Guide To Careers in Health Care
  • Great Jobs for Environmental Studies Majors
  • Green Careers
  • Green Careers For Dummies
  • Ph.D. Factory
  • Yale Guide to Medicine & the Health Professions

Job Search, Resumes and Interviewing

  • 175 High–Impact Cover Letters
  • Business Etiquette for Dummies
  • Case In Point; Complete Case Interview Preparation
  • Getting Your Foot in the Door
  • Job Search Handbook for People with Disabilities
  • Killer Cover Letters and Resumes
  • Military-To-Civilian Transition Guide
  • Negotiating Your Salary
  • Resumes for Military-To-Civilian Transitions
  • and many more

Career Readings

  • College Majors Handbook
  • Cool Careers For Dummies
  • Creating a Life Worth Living
  • Do What You Are
  • Major in Success
  • What Color is Your Parachute?
  • Your Rights in the Workplace
  • Zen and the Art of Making a Living
  • and many more