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Information Literacy Library Instruction for S100 and S154: Library Activities for S154

Library Tools to Help You Find Scholarly and Credible Sources on Careers

1. Occupational Outlook Handbook provides comprehensive overviews of hundreds of careers, including salary and educational preparation, about several professions. Do a keyword search to find an article about the career you're interested in.

2. Business Source Complete is a database that contains scholarly and popular articles about business--including research on careers. You can search here to find articles about the career you're interested in. One search you might try is to use the keywords "career satisfaction" along with the career you're researching.

3. Academic Search Premier is a database that contains scholarly and popular articles about many topics in many subject areas. If Business Source Complete does not provide you with useful results, try doing the same search in Academic Search Premier.

4. IUCAT is the library catalog. This search tool tells you what books we own and they are located. It also connects you to e-books available through our library. You can also search IUCAT to locate books owned by other IU libraries, and you can request that those books be sent to you.