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Getting Started: Career Information

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance

The Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance is another good starting source. It is located on the first floor of the UALR Ottenheimer Library. You will need the call number listed below to find it on the shelf.

It is not available to check out. You are welcome, however, to make photocopies. You also have the option of scanning pages and sending them to your email account as a PDF file using the copiers on the first floor.

Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance (5 volume set)
Call Number: REF HF 5381 .E52 2011

Use the Job Title Index at the back of one of the volumes to search. Remember that in the index, the number before the colon refers to the volume number. The number(s) after the colon refer to the page numbers.

EXAMPLE

Political reporters 5:65-69

You would find the entry for political reporters in volume 5, pages 65-69.