Welcome to the UWYO 1101-09 class guide. The purpose of this guide is to introduce you to library resources for career research. Use the tabs above to navigate through the guide.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a great place to get a summary on some of the facts about different careers in the United States.
For hundreds of different types of jobs—such as teacher, lawyer, and nurse—the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you:
You can use the handbook online by putting your search terms in the search box, or you can use the A-Z Index and see all the job titles available.
UW Libraries catalog: includes the collections of the University Libraries, UW Law Library, and the American Heritage Center. http://uwcatalog.uwyo.edu/
Prospector: a unified catalog of twenty-three academic, public and special libraries in Colorado and Wyoming. UW students, faculty and staff can borrow materials from Prospector. http://prospector.coalliance.org/
Request It: UW students, faculty and staff can request books, journal volumes, journal articles and other materials, regardless of whether it is available in the UW Libraries, online or in libraries around the world. A free service! Request It link.