Resources on resume writing, interviewing, and career planning
American Library Association - Salary Survey 2004 and Other Reports
Reports from ALA's Office of Research and Statistics on salaries and other interesting statistics.
Become a Librarian!
The New Jersey State Library Network has sponsored this website with career and education information related to becoming a librarian.
Careers in Public Relations
Information from the Public Relations Society of America on career development in the public relations field.
A free matching service for people who work in libraries and the information field. Their specialties include one-day job shadowing and job exchanges that can last for days, weeks, or even months.
The Grady College
This site includes a survey of recent Communication graduates. It includes what to expect in the way of a starting salary, and how the job market is looking for Communication graduates.
Habitat at SC&I
For Rutgers students only; when you log into this site there are many resources for resume writing and other aspects of job searching.
Jobs Page for Newspaper Careers
Offers career tips on writing resumes, preparing clips and interviews. It also announces Knight Ridder internships and job fairs and includes other helpful links.
Librarians in the 21st Century
Career information about librarianship and an exploration of the nature of the field, put together by graduate students at Syracuse University.New Jersey Civil Service
The New Jersey Department of Personnel website has information about civil service requirements.
New Jersey Department of Education Library and Media Certification
Follow links from this page for information on professional librarian certification (for public librarians) and school media certification.
NJLA Minimum Recommended Starting Salaries for Library Staff
These guidelines adopted by the New Jersey Library Association Executive Board list minimum starting salaries for degreed librarians and library staff in a variety of sizes of libraries.
The Public Relations Society of America
The Careers in Public Relations site is designed to share professional expertise with those interested in public relations as a career, create an "opportunities" network for practitioners, and provide a highly visible outlet for organizations seeking competent and qualified public relations staff.
Recruitment Information for Careers in Law Librarianship
Rutgers Career Services
This website has many tips for writing resumes and searching and negotiating for jobs, and information about planning your career.
Rutgers Continuous Education Career Advice
Tips on career planning, resume writing, interviewing, and access to CE.com's personal profiling technology to analyze your career choices.