Career Development

Career Transitions: Gale’s Career Transitions provides support with creating resumes, writing cover letters, and applying for positions as well as interactive interview practice. In addition, it assists with career exploration; identifying new opportunities based on work or military experience; exploring growing career paths, including green and new economy jobs; and finding education and training.

College Resources: Thinking about going to college? Check out the Gale Virtual Reference Library for exam books, career planning and scholarship information, available for download for 24/7.

Exam Books & Test Prep: Accessible using Gale Virtual Reference Library are test preparation and career specific exam books available for download for 24/7.

Vocation & Careers Collection: Providing content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.


Educator’s Reference Complete: Educator’s Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database. The database is updated daily and provides 24-hour access from school or home.

Hospitality, Tourism, & Leisure Collection: Targeted collection of journals, travel guides and e-reference books covering hospitality and tourism.

Information Science & Technology Collection: Comprised of content from nearly 100 leading industry journals, this collection provides current and accurate information for the information professional. Coverage includes such topics as data processing techniques, metadata architectures, and more.

Nursing & Allied Health Collection: All aspects of the Nursing profession — from direct patient care to health care administration — are covered in this collection. Including nearly 400 titles, this collection’s current and authoritative content will be of use to both professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.