Welcome to the Erickson Library's Career & Employment Resource guide. You'll find tabs at the top that will lead you to additional information with print and online resources. 

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Explore your career choice from sites below. Many include job projections, along with preparation assistance. 
  • CareerOneStop Unrestricted Resource
    Sponsored by the US Department of Labor, this excellent resource provides comprehensive, up-to-date, and reliable information on careers and job opportunities.
  • Dice.com Unrestricted Resource
    Dice is the #1 technology job board.
  • Indeed Unrestricted Resource
    Search millions of jobs from thousands of job boards, newspapers, classifieds and company websites
  • Job Hunters Bible Unrestricted Resource
    Site developed by author Dick Bolles who wrote the increaslingly popular book “What Color is Your Parachute? A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career-Changers.”
  • Jobs HQ Unrestricted Resource
    Search hundreds of local jobs - including newspaper listings from Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.
  • Jobs.net Unrestricted Resource
    Job search and career advice website that allows you to search by locations, including Duluth.
  • Monster Unrestricted Resource
    For job-seekers and those who want career planning tips.
  • O*Net Unrestricted Resource
    A website of career exploration and job analysis.
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook Unrestricted Resource
    A classic reference about occupations from A to Z compiled by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics. Includes a description of the work, training and education.
  • Workplace Solutions (NIOSH, CDC) Unrestricted Resource
    The NIOSH "Workplace Solutions" series offers easy-to-understand, easy-to-access, and easy-to-use recommendations that turn the results of NIOSH research into occupational safety and health practice.
  • ZipRecruiter
Minnesota Resources
  • CAREERwise Unrestricted Resource
    Minnesota State website for careers, education, jobs, and business resources.
  • JobNow! Unrestricted Resource
    ​JobNow provides you with practical tools to help you get a job. Database includes career exploration resources, resume builders and interview tips. Users must have an Arrowhead Regional Library card to access.
  • MN Employment and Economic Development Unrestricted Resource
    Minnesota State's Department of Employment and Economic Development site.
  • MinnesotaWorks Unrestricted Resource
    This is an internet-based self-service system where job seekers can post their resume and employers can post ads.
  • NorthForce Unrestricted Resource
    NORTHFORCE is a local initiative aimed at connecting talent with opportunities in northeast Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin.
  • eFolio Minnesota Unrestricted Resource
    A free Web-based portfolio for residents of Minnesota designed to help you create a living showcase of your education, career, and personal achievements.
Business databases
Business Source Premier Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text of scholarly journals and trade publications across all business subject areas. Includes detailed company profiles, industry, market research, and country economic reports, and much more. Includes the Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Fortune and thousands of others titles. Updated daily.
News Databases
Duluth News Tribune Restricted Resource Some full text available
Use Newsbank database to search Duluth's News Tribune for articles.
Regional Business News Restricted Resource Some full text available
Full text of business journals, newspapers and newswires from metropolitan and rural areas across the U.S. Updated daily.
The following videos cover preparing for an interview, dressing for an interview, using body language to good advantage, articulating skills and abilities, answering difficult questions, and handling salary and benefits issues. Emphasis is placed on being prepared and relaxed during the most important step of the job search process. 
These videos are part of the library's Films on Demand collection. Click on the link to find more titles
image of interview