Careers & Employment

Research Databases

  • Job & Career Accelerator

    Whether you’re looking to find a new job in your current field or pursue a career in an
    exciting new industry, Job & Career Accelerator™ has the powerful tools and expert
    guidance to help you through every step of the process.

  • JobNow!

    JobNow! is a real-time resume and interview coaching/career advice resource. In addition to helping job seekers pinpoint their desired career field, coaches can also provide constructive suggestions on resumes, help write a professional cover letter, and give live interview practice and feedback.  Sessions can be conducted in English or Spanish.


  • Learning Express Library

    Interactive collection of tests, tutorials, and eBooks categorized in Learning Centers including School Center, College Preparation Center, College Center, High School Equivalency Center, Adult Learning Center, Career Center, and Recursos para Hispanohablantes (Spanish Center).

Selected Websites

Career Planning

Cover Letters and Resumes



    An on-line recruitment network for internships.

  • Internship Abroad (UCI)

    Site contains links to related web sites, as well as listings of some of the more well-known programs that exist.  The most helpful resources, those with which we suggest you begin your search, are noted with gold stars.


Jobsearch sites - Local


    ISEEK has education and career planning information and resources, and job listings for Minnesota.

  • JobDig

    JobDig has links to job listings in the upper Midwest, as well as a nice selection of links to articles and advice, newsletters, and blogs and podcasts for job seekers.

  • Jobs in Minneapolis

    Jobs in Minneapolis has job listings and other useful information and links.

  • Jobs in St. Paul

    Jobs in St. Paul has job listings and other useful information and links.

  • Minnesota Works

    Local job searches with resume posting.

  • allows you to look for job openings by category of by employer name, and has information on internships, a calendar of job fairs, links to salary information, and a large selection of articles for job seekers.

  • Ramsey County Personnel/Jobs


  • Star Tribune's WorkAvenue

    Local newspaper's classifieds (searchable) & can post resumes.

  • Twin Cities Help Wanted

    Twin Cities Help Wanted allows searching by keyword, city, or category.

Jobsearch sites - National/International

  • CareerBuilder

    Searches national and international locations from numerous job postings.

  • CareerJet

    Search engine that lets you search worldwide for jobs.

  • CareerOneStop

    CareerOneStop is a U.S. Department of Labor-sponsored Web site that offers career resources and workforce information to job seekers, students, businesses, and workforce professionals to foster talent development in a global economy.

  • Employment Guide

    National job searching for real jobs for real people.

  • Glassdoor

    Glassdoor has job listings and career information; what sets it apart is "employee generated content" – anonymous salaries, company reviews, interview questions, and more – all posted by employees, job seekers, and sometimes the companies themselves.

  • Indeed

    Search engine for jobs - searchs job boards, top 200 newspapers, associations and company career web sites.

  • Job Central

    This site is offered as a public service by leading US Employers.

  • LinkUp

    LinkUp finds job postings from company websites, making their listings more current and accurate than many of the larger job posting boards.


    Interactive database for listing and locating job opportunities.

  • SimplyHired

    SimplyHired is a well-designed site with job listings and career information; the search interface is simple and easy-to-use.

Jobsearch sites - Part-Time/Summer Positions

  • GrooveJob

    Includes part-time, hourly jobs and summer employment opportunities. Also includes some job searching tools and tips.

  • Snag a Job

    Search for part-time and hourly positions.

  • Summer Jobs

    Search for jobs for the summer.

Salary/Wage & Benefit Information

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Hands on Twin Cities

    A source for volunteerism in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul.

  • Senior Service Corps of Minnesota

    The Senior Corps is making a difference as Foster Grandparents, Senior Companions, and Retired and Senior Volunteer Program volunteers.

  • VolunteerMatch Directory

    Searches out volunteer opportunities by geographical area that might interest you from your zip code.

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