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Government Webliography

An annotated list of government websites divided by topic.


CareerOneStop (Department of Labor) - This is an integrated suite of national web sites that help businesses, job seekers, students, and workforce professionals find employment and career resources.

Employment Projections Home Page (Bureau of Labor Statistics) - Provides tables of statistics on the outlook for numerous occupations.

Occupational Outlook Handbook (Bureau of Labor Statistics) - Provides information on a variety of careers, their outlook, expected salaries, etc. Search by keyword or browse an alphabetical listing of occupations.

O*NET OnLine (U. S. Department of Labor) - This site provides detailed information about hundreds of occupations.  Topics covered include the skills, qualifications, and worker characteristics required to perform the job, and related occupations with similar requirements.

USA Jobs (Office of Personnel Management) - This site provides information about current federal job openings and gives the user the option to complete an online application for some positions.

Note: The Employment page on also provides information about job openings.