Job Searching Tools and Information
Your Source for Career Exploration, Training and Jobs-sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor
The Job and Career Information Center provides materials and services to individuals exploring careers or seeking jobs. Services provided include free resume reviews by appointment and workshops on job searching, interviewing, and résumé writing.
The Maryland State Library Resource Center has put together a series of tutorials for library customers to use during their job search. The tutorials help the customer prepare for their job search, covering such tasks as applying for an e-mail address, searching job websites and applying online for a job.
LearnHowToBecome.org is a non-profit organization that provides detailed information into 45 popular career fields, with "how-to-guides", resources and tools need to research specific careers and the educational and professional steps needed to enter the field.
Sponsored by the U. S. Department of Labor, “My Next Move” is an easy-to-use electronic tool that enables users to explore occupations and find related information, including job openings, job outlook information, salaries, apprenticeships, and other related education and training programs.
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, this site helps laid-off workers and other career changers find new occupations to explore. Users can identify occupations that require skills and knowledge similar to their current or previous job, learn more about these suggested matches, locate local training programs, and/or apply for jobs.
Glassdoor is a free online community where past and present employees submit company reviews, salaries, and interview information on over 300,000 companies. There is also an extensive job board with over 15 million job and internship postings. Normally, Glassdoor requires users to post their own anonymous information to gain full free access to the site. Harford County Public Library patrons receive complete access without having to post anything. However, you must enter the site through the links on this page. If you like Glassdoor, bookmark this page and not their page.
The Occupational Information Network or O*NET is the nation’s primary source of occupational information, developed under the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training.
Provide by the Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation (DLLR) of the State of Maryland, this site provides an overview of wage estimates for Maryland workforce investment areas.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. The Handbook is revised every two years.
Job Searching Websites
“The leading source for Middle-Income diversity jobs”.
Career Builder in the largest online job site in the U.S.
“The #1 Entry Level Job Site”.
Search for tech jobs and explore tech careers
A searchable database of nonprofits and the opportunities they provide world-wide.
“Indeed is the #1 job site worldwide, with over 50 million unique visitors and 1 billion job searches per month. Indeed is available in more than 50 countries and 26 languages”.
A huge and well-known site for posting résumés, and searching for jobs, and social networking.
Search for jobs, consult a salary estimator and more
This website is dedicated to hourly workers and those who employ them.