Skyline College Career Center
|Mon - Thu:||8:30 am - 5:30 pm|
|Fri:||8:30 am- 12:30 pm|
Building 1, Room 1-311
Meta Majors are an easy way to search for and find the major that’s right for you!
Onet - research detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers.
Occupation Finder - From the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, provides information on career fields, career planning, education and training, pay and benefits, and more.
Education Planner - Provides practical advice so you can find the career and educational path that's right for you.
You'll need to create an account using your campus email address.
Learning Express Library's Learning Centers offer the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.
OneSearch (***To log into our databases off-campus you'll need to use your email or Canvas login.)
Search most of Skyline Library's article databases and book catalog to find a wide range of articles from academic journals, popular magazines, newspapers and reference sources, e-books & other documents, plus print books available in the library.
Click on the link above to open a new database window
personality OR character
career OR profession
On the results page, click on an article title to see detailed information and a summary of the article.
To search for multiple concepts:
- use ORs between words for the same concept,
- use quotes (" ") around phrases.
- Google does not use the *
To limit to a specific format: use filetype:pdf (or doc)
Example: passion creativity career filetype:pdf
To limit to searches with keywords in title of the search, use allintitle:
Example: allintitle: "climate change" careers
To limit to a specific domain, use site: in front of the domain name (no spaces)
site:.edu will limit a search to just .edu sites
site:.edu OR site:.gov will limit a search to either .edu or .gov sites
-site:.com will exclude .com sites
Example: "climate change" careers site:.edu OR site:.gov
To limit to a specific website, use site: in front of the website address (no spaces)
The Atlantic (theatlantic.com)
The New Yorker (newyorker.com)
New York Times (nytimes.com)
Washington Post (washingtonpost.com)