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Job Hunting Databases

  • Job and Career Accelerator contains full text for more than 300 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals, this database is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.  Texshare Password Required
  • Learning Express is a database that has everything!  Apply for a job, build your resume, save it as a PDF file, take study tests for the ACT, SAT, and other tests, learn about popular software such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe Illustrator - all for free!  Sign in with Library Barcode
  • ResumeMaker is a premier resume builder and career center.  This site includes a step by step guide, as well as templates and expert advice!  Create username and password
  • Vocational and Career Collection a Full-text coverage for more than 340 trade and industry related periodicals. Texshare Password Required

Education Databases

  • ERIC the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. ERIC contains more than 1,300,000 records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents from ERIC back to 1966. Texshare Password Required 
  • Funk and Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia this is part of the Primary Search and Middle Search Plus databases. It provides students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for elementary and middle school students. Texshare Password Required 
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library  This has a collection of Reference eBooks related to educationSign in with Library Barcode
  • MAS Ultra this comprehensive database, designed specifically for high school libraries, contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. Texshare Password Required 
  • Professional Development Collection  provides a highly specialized collection of electronic information especially for professional educators, professional librarians and education researchers. This collection offers information on everything from children's health and development to cutting-edge pedagogical theory and practice. Texshare Password Required 
  • Student Research provides students in secondary education with the most appropriate research tools for easily obtaining the information that they seek from their EBSCO databases. Texshare Password Required 
  • TOPIC this current events database allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints. Texshare Password Required

Selected Links

  • Career & Job News with Finding Tools by Wall Street Journal 
  • CareerBuilder lists a variety of jobs by location and salary 
  • CareerOneStop explore careers, salaries and benefits, education and training needed, resumes and interviewing and more on a national or state-by-state level 
  • for jobs in the North Central Texas region 
  • Federal Student Aid is a central place to research information and apply for student loans
  • peer into salaries, reviews & interviews of thousands of companies posted anonymously by employees 
  • search jobs coming directly from employer career pages 
  • the professional Latino network 
  • search job sites, newspapers, associations & company career pages 
  • Juju job search engine 
  • social network for professionals 
  • Lists jobs by geography, pay, and occupation 
  • let's you search by category, geographic location or general keyword. Contains some ads but has lots of job listings.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook search occupations by salary, includes data on all types of jobs onTargetjobs searching niche industry job listings 
  • This is a list of most of the best 15 job sites, with rankings so you can find the best job site for you.
  • Salary Comparison Calculator compare the difference in salary made when moving from one location to another within the U.S. 
  • Simply Hired Search for local and national jobs in a variety of fields 
  • source for hourly and part-time jobs 
  • Texas Job Search Page Website for the Texas Workforce Commission 
  • Trovix integrating personalized searching   job maps via Google Maps 
  • official job site of the U.S. Federal Government 
  • WetFeet helping job seekers make smarter career decisions through in-depth career search