Databases and Other Online Resources

sort descending Type Availability Body
Bureau of Labor Statistics Web Links Available Everywhere

Principal fact finding agency for the federal government in the broad field of labor economics and statistics. Jobs with the BLS are listed under “USA Jobs” site above.

Career Center Subscription Databases Available Everywhere

Prepare for a career exam, explore occupations, and improve your workplace skills here. Includes Civil Service exams

Career Perfect (tm) - Government Job Databases Web Links Available Everywhere

An easy to use site which contains government, academic and private listings for job announcements as well as tips for résumé writing, interviewing and job searching in general.

Career Site Web Links Available Everywhere

Users can search for jobs by location and occupation and can register with a virtual placement agency; also has a link for employers to post jobs.

CareerBliss Web Links Available Everywhere

Site has searchable job board, salary information and employer ratings based on statistical data.

CareerBuilder Web Links Available Everywhere

A career resource center which partners with other sites for job information. Testing and advice are also offered.

Careers.org: Career Resources, Career Guide, Online Education and Degree Directory Web Links Available Everywhere

Directory of over 6,000 links to jobs, career services and related topics.

City Profiles Report Web Links Available Everywhere

A snapshot of demographics, finances, economics and other quality-of-life factors so you can find a place where you'll feel at home.

EscapeArtist.com Web Links Available Everywhere

This site has employment links to jobs overseas for many countries; also contains housing and education opportunities.

Fedstats: One Stop Shopping for Federal Statistics Web Links Available Everywhere

Contains wide range of labor demographics and statistics; includes online version of Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center Subscription Databases Available Everywhere

(Facts on File)
The critically acclaimed Ferguson's Career Guidance Center features exclusive, wide-ranging content that is accessible and intuitively organized. Known for its unprecedented depth of coverage and variety of user-friendly content formats, this comprehensive career research database is broken down into three main sections: Job and Industry Profiles, Job-Hunting and Workplace Skills, and Career and Industry Resources. The material is drawn from a range of authoritative sources and is extensively indexed.

Glassdoor.com Web Links Available Everywhere

A free inside look at jobs and companies. Find jobs and see company salaries, reviews, and interviews – all posted anonymously by employees.

Indeed.com Web Links Available Everywhere

Search job sites, newspapers, associations and company career pages.

Infobase Learning Available Titles Subscription Databases Available Everywhere

Interdisciplinary, interactive databases on a wide range of  subjects, such as Science, History, Geography, Curriculum Resources, Health Reference Center, and Ferguson's Career Guidance Center.

Job and Career Accelerator Subscription Databases Available Everywhere

Get detailed information on occupations that suit your interests. Access current job listings from over 5 million job postings, which are collected from all major job boards. Create professional resumes and cover letters, master interviewing and networking techniques, and more. Job & Career Accelerator is your guide to getting hired!

Juju Web Links Available Everywhere

The Juju job search engine aggregates millions of jobs from thousands of sources; the link above leads specifically to Mercer County jobs, but once on the site, users can broaden or restrict the geographical parameters.

LearningExpressLibrary.com Subscription Databases Available Everywhere

Provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass.

Mercer County One-Stop Career Center Web Links Available Everywhere

Offers workforce readiness services and career resources that are accessible to all jobseekers, students and employers.

Monster Web Links Available Everywhere

Locate, research and apply for jobs world-wide. Also has career advice and job fair information.

Moving Calculator Web Links Available Everywhere

A unique feature of this site is the ability to calculate cost of living and salary ratios for U.S. cities. Includes data on local school districts for those moving to a given area.

NationJob Web Links Available Everywhere

Search for jobs by industry, view the employer directory and sign up for email for potential matches with employers.

New Jersey Career Connections Web Links Available Everywhere

The first stop for most job seekers in New Jersey. The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.

New Jersey Civil Service Commission Job Announcements and and Testing Information Web Links Available Everywhere

View all the current job vacancies in the Civil Service database.

New Jersey Court Vacancies Web Links Available Everywhere

Lists general and specific information regarding New Jersey Supreme, County and Superior Courts. Judiciary and law related jobs are listed by county.

New Jersey Dept of Education Job Vacancies Web Links Available Everywhere

Health care related jobs with New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services are listed here.

New Jersey Dept of Health Job Vacancies Web Links Available Everywhere

Health care related jobs with New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services are listed here.

New Jersey Job Search and Employment Opportunities Web Links Available Everywhere

Browse thousands of help wanted ads in the Trenton Times, Star-Ledger and many other NJ papers; also job openings are arranged by area of NJ.

NJ Teaching Jobs Web Links Available Everywhere

Part of the teacher recruitment initiative, this site lists teaching positions by region, county, zip, or school district and by job type

NJ Unemployment Insurance Claim Web Links Available Everywhere

This site allows New Jersey workers to file a new claim for Unemployment Insurance Benefits or reopen an existing Unemployment Insurance claim over the Internet.

Occupational Outlook Handbook Web Links Available Everywhere

The Occupational Outlook Handbook online from the U.S. Department of Labor.  This source provides alphabetical listings of job descriptions and forecasts their growth potential.

Princeton NJ Non-Profit Organizations Web Links Available Everywhere

A complete guide to local community groups, organizations, foundations, and charities plus timely information about advocacy issues, workshops, and other items of interest in the non-profit sector. Sports for causes, family resources and support groups, athletic and business oriented clubs, drug and alcohol support groups, and groups offering help to the disabled, senior citizens, teens, and animals are all listed.

Recruiters Online Network Web Links Available Everywhere

Find recruiters for your profession using this site.  Resumes can be posted by job seekers.

ReferenceUSA Subscription Databases Available Everywhere

Provides detailed, current directory information on more than 12 million U.S. Businesses, 102 million U.S. residents, 683,000 U.S. healthcare providers, 1 million Canadian businesses and 11 million Canadian residents. (Get the ReferenceUSA app for iPad.)

Salary Calculator Web Links Available Everywhere

This part of a larger website helps to compare salaries of similar job titles located in the same region.

USA Jobs Web Links Available Everywhere

Site hosted by the United States Office of Personnel Management, has links to federal job vacancies throughout the United States, including Federal Civil Service Test Announcements. Every vacancy in the United States Government is on this site.

VolunteerConnectNJ Web Links Available Everywhere

Promoting Service in Central New Jersey

VolunteerMatch Web Links Available Everywhere

Get in touch with nonprofits that need you.

Wage and Hour Division (US Department of Labor, Employment Standards Administration) Web Links Available Everywhere

Covers minimum wage, overtime, hours worked, the Family and Medical Leave Act, Child Labor regulations, etc.