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    Handbooks
    Presented by Elaine Thielstrom
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    Occupational
    Outlook
    Handbook
    • 250+ Jobs Listed
    • 3. Job Descriptions
    • 4. Training Required
    • 5. Wages Earned
    • 6. Projected Employment
    • 7. Employment Trends
    • 8. Available in Print & Online
    Published by:
    U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Statistics
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    This is the home webpage of the online version.
    http://stats.bls.gov/Oco/
    The same material is included in both print and online versions.
  • 10. Finding OOH Info Online:
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    Alphabetically by Job Title
    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
     Browsing Categories
    • Computer and mathematical occupations
    • 11. Architects, surveyors, and cartographers
    • 12. Engineers
    • 13. Drafters and engineering technicians
    • 14. Life scientists
    • 15. Physical scientists
    • 16. Social scientists and related occupations
    • 17. Science technicians
    • 18. Community and social services occupations
    • 19. Legal occupations
    Court reporters
    Judges, magistrates, and other judicial workers
    Lawyers
    Paralegals and legal assistants
    • Education, training, library, and museum occupations
    • 20. Entertainers, performers, sports occupations
    • 21. Media and communications-related occupations
    • 22. Health diagnosing and treating occupations
    • 23. Health technologists and technicians

     Keyword Search
  • 24. Finding OOH Info in Print Edition:
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    Volume is arranged by Occupational Categories
    Table of Contents 
    AlphabeticalIndexat back of volume.
    Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2004-05 Ed.
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    Occupational Information Provided
    • Nature of the Work
    • 26. Working Conditions
    • 27. Employment
    • 28. Training/Qualifications
    • 29. Job Outlook
    • 30. Earnings
    • 31. Related Occupations
    • 32. Additional Information
    Occupational Outlook Handbook 2004-05 – Print Edition
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    Which Reference Resource is Right for Your Need?
    Occupational Outlook
    Handbook
    Encyclopedia of Careers
    and Vocational Guidance
    • Online or One Volume
    • 34. More Statistics
    • 35. Focus on Jobs
    • 36. Over 250 job profiles
    • 37. Employment Projections
    • 38. Updated Biannually
    • 39. Five Printed Volumes
    • 40. More Description
    • 41. Focus on Career Prep
    • 42. Over 700 career articles
    • 43. Course Study Advice
    • 44. Updated every 2-4 Years
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    Guinness
    World
    Records
    • Amazing Facts & Feats
    • 45. 67 Superlative Categories
    • 46. Oddities
    • 47. Public Participation
    • 48. Photos on Every Page
    • 49. Annual Print Edition
    • 50. Some Entries Online
    Published by: Guinness World Records Limited
  • 51. Guinness World Records
    CONTENTS:
    Space
    Planet Earth
    Life on Earth
    2008 Edition
    Human Beings
    Fantastic Feats
    Epic Endeavors
    Modern Society
    Science & Technology
    Arts & Media
    Engineering
    Sports
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  • 52. Page 196, Guinness World Records 2008 Edition
    Individual Records
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    Indexed
    Alphabetically
    &
    Indexed
    By Superlatives:
    Best-selling
    Coldest
    Deepest
    First
    Greatest
    Heaviest
    Highest
    Largest
    Longest
    Most
    Most Popular
    Most Powerful
    Most Successful
    Etc.
    Also Some Material Online: http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/
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    Which Reference Resource is Right for Your Need?
    Guinness World Records
    Famous First Facts
    • Coverage of Many Superlatives
    • 54. Geared to Popular Interest
    • 55. Editions: Regular, Gamers
    • 56. Full-color Photos Every Page
    • 57. Also Online – Limited Entries
    • 58. Indexes: Alphabetical & Superlative
    • 59. Updated Annually
    • 60. Coverage of Significant “Firsts”
    • 61. Geared to Historical Interest
    • 62. Editions: Regular, International, American
    Politics, Environment, Sports
    • Also Online - Subscription Database
    • 63. Indexes: Subject, Geographical, Name,
    Year, Month/Day
  • 64. The Europa
    World of
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    • Higher Education Focus
    • 65. International Focus
    • 66. Organized by Country
    • 67. Info about Learning Entities
    • 68. Focus on Personnel
    • 69. 6,000+ Universities & Colleges
    • 70. 6,500+ Research Institutes
    • 71. 3,500+ Libraries & Archives
    • 72. 3,000 Museums & Galleries
    Published by:
    Routledge, Taylor & Frances
  • 73. Content of The Europa World of Learning
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    • Introductory Essays – International Higher Education Issues
    • 74. International Educational Organizations
    United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
    International Council for Scientific Unions
    International Council for Philosophy and Humanistic Studies
    International Social Science Council
    International Association of Universities (IAU)
    • Countries A-Z – Educational Societies and Institutions
    • 75. Index
  • Country
    Entry –
    Jamaica
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    The Europa World of Learning
    2008, Page 1155
    Country
    Entries
    Organized By:
    Regulatory & Representative Bodies
    Learned Societies
    Research Institutes
    Libraries & Archives
    Museums and Art Galleries
    Universities
    Colleges
    Other Higher Educational Institutes
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    Jamaica
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    The Europa
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    Page 1155
    University Entries Include:
    Contact Info
    Brief Facts
    Publications
    Administrators
    Deans
    Professors
  • 77. Which Reference Resource is Right for Your Need?
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    International Handbook
    of Universities
    The Europa World of Learning
    • Broader Scope
    • 78. Covers Many Types of Institutions
    • 79. More Focus on Personnel
    • 80. Print: Two volumes
    • 81. Also Online – Database Subscription
    • 82. Updated Annually
    • 83. Narrower Scope
    • 84. Focus on Universities and Colleges
    • 85. More Focus on Institutional Facts
    • 86. Print only: One volume
    • 87. Not available Online
    • 88. Updated Triennially
  • Other Handbooks of Interest
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    Emily Post’s Etiquette
    The Merck Manual of Medical Information
    Robert’s Rules of Order
    Thank You Letters
    Table Settings
    Gift Giving
    Preventive Care
    First-Aid
    Ailments
    Parliamentary Procedures
    How to Run a Meeting
    By-Laws Preparation
    And there are many, many more in a variety of subjects!
  • 89. Test Your Knowledge
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    What would be the best Ready Reference resource to consult to find the name of the first woman to receive a Doctorate of Philosophy degree?
    The Europa World of Learning
    Guinness World Records
    Famous First Facts, International Edition
    International Handbook of Universities & Other Institutions
    Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance
  • 90. Correct Answer:
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    The Europa World of Learning
    Guinness World Records
    Famous First Facts, International Edition *
    International Handbook of Universities & Other Institutions
    Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance
    At the University of Padua in 1678,
    Elena Lucrezia Piscopia Cornaro,
    a noblewoman from Venice,
    became the first woman
    in the world awarded a Ph.D.
    * Information desired was a significant
    first and of historical interest.
    For a Handbook Resource Guide go to: http://libr210readyref.pbworks.com/
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    Beers, M. (Ed.). (2004). The Merck manual of medical information (2nd home ed.). New York:
    Simon & Schuster.
    Beers, M. (Ed.). (2004). The Merck manual of medical information. Retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www.merck.com/mmhe/index.html
    Emily Post’s etiquette. (n.d.). Retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www.emilypost.com/
    Encyclopedia of careers and vocational guidance. (14th ed., Vols. 1-5). (2008). New York: Ferguson.
    Gladman, A. (Ed.). (2009). The Europa world of learning (59th ed., Vols 1-2). London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis.
    Guinness world records 2009. (2008). England: Guinness World Records, Ltd.
    Guinness world records 2009. (2008). Retrieved June 29, 2009 from
    http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/
    International handbook of universities. (18th ed.). (2005). New York: Palgrave MacMillan.
    Kane, J., Anzovin, S. & Podell, J. (2006). Famous first facts (6th ed.). New York: H.W. Wilson.
    Post, Peggy (2004). Emily Post’s etiquette (17th ed.). NY: Harper Collins.
    Robert, H. & Robert S. (2000). Robert’s rules of order newly revised (10th ed.). Cambridge, MA: Perseus Publishing.
    Rules Online. (n.d.). Retrieved June 29, 2009 from http://www.rulesonline.com/
    U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics. (2008-2009 ed.). (2008). Occupational outlook handbook. Indianapolis, IN: JIST Works.
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