O*Net is a great resource to get information about different careers and the education, skills, and capabilities that they require as well as salary information and job outlook. O*Net is very flexible: you can search by keyword, browse by job families, etc.
Produced by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS):
"The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations."
Use OneSearch! to search for anything (print books, ebooks, articles, journals, etc.).
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Use these databases to find academic/scholarly articles, news stories, and trade publications about education, careers, etc.