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Career Change & Occupational Information: About

Resources for finding career change and occupational information.

Purpose of this LibGuide

This guide provides resources for people going through a career change, seeking career development, and interested in researching occupational information. You will find print and electronic resources, highlighting an occupation’s job description, work environment, earnings, education requirements, and more. Print resources such as paperback books and electronic resources such as online articles, databases, and ebooks. You will also view video courses that will show you how to create an effective career plan, manage your career, and transition to a new career. 

Career Services Counseling

Brainfuse JobNow 

The Brainfuse JobNow database provides support for job-seekers through live resume building, career coaching, interview preparation, and so much more. Sign in with your library card, and get direct support from Live coaches who provide expert analysis to aid you in your career endeavors.


Career Coaching

Our amazing Career Coaches can help you to get your resume and other marketing materials ready, help you with networking, interviewing skills, etc. We're prepared to help you level up in your career, by providing impartial advice and practical assistance to help you make the most of every opportunity.


One-on-One Job Support

Jumpstart your job search, get support with writing and formatting a resume and make sure you have the right resources to find the job you desire. Book a one-on-one appointment today to meet with an NYPL staff member in person or virtually via phone or Zoom.


Reference Librarians

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Emerenciana Bravo
Information Services
Thomas Yoseloff Business Center
455 Fifth Avenue, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10016
Subjects: Business