eResearch Databases for Kids: Careers

  • Career Cruising
    Find information on occupations and careers, do a skills assessment test to learn about other jobs that might suit you, or search for educational programs offered by technical schools and universities. You can also get tips for interviewing and creating a resume and also search for actual job openings. (For best results, access this database in Firefox or Internet Explorer. You may need to clear cookies and browser history and make sure your device is set to allow all cookies.)
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook
    The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a publication of the United States Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics that includes information about the nature of work, working conditions, training and education, earnings and job outlook for hundreds of different occupations in the United States. It is released biennially.