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About This Guide

THE FOCUS OF THIS GUIDE IS to link you to Career/Job information (Vocational Guidance) and Success in Business titles on the Web and in the FIT Library's Career and Business collections.

Careers (Word Cloud)

Search using Subject terms and Keywords in OneSearch to find suggested books, e-books, articles, web links, videos & RSS feeds about: 

  • Career Guides -- Job descriptions, requirements, availability, earnings

  • Job Hunting Strategy & Skills -- Writing resumes and cover letters, interviewing, networking

  • Interviewing Online -- Tips and videos (including using lighting in your video calls).

  • Information on Specific Careers & Industries (click on side tabs):

    • Fashion & Design Careers -- including cosmetics & modeling

    • Arts & Design Careers -- including illustration, graphic & web design, interior design, museum/non-profit work & photography

    • Business & Marketing Careers -- including advertising, public relations, consulting, retail, sales, and international careers

    • Communications & Media Careers

  • Sections on Employment & Salary Statistics, Internships, Job Banks, Job Blogs & Videos

  • Tabs link to Company Information & Industry Sources / Market Share on our Company & Industry Information guide.

The books listed are in the Main Stacks (5th floor). To find books to check out, search OneSearch using the terms or others, and look for books located in "Main." 

The Reference librarians
 can be very helpful in recommending specialized directories with information on companies to target, giving size, location, contact information, and other useful data on the companies--examples are The National Register of Apparel Manufacturing (Men's, Women's and Children's), and Plunkett's Apparel and Textile Industry Almanac. Directories of stores would also be useful. Most of these are kept in the Main Stack (5th floor) or behind the Access Services Desk.

‚ÄčFIT Logo FIT's Career & Internship Services web site has information on career workshops, counseling, qualified internships and resources, such as job banks, for current FIT students and alumni. Be sure to investigate all their offerings. (see link in side column)

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