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Career Exploration

Iona University Libraries Guide to Career Exploration

Iona Library Workshops

Resources Outside Iona

Individual Companies' Websites 

Company’s mission statement

Company's vision

Company's values 


A good starting point is government sources. They will provide an overview of a career or industry, forecast potential growth, and provide you with the skills needed to enter a particular field.


New York State

JobZone  - A tool to help you plan and organzine your search.

Resumes, Cover Letters, and Job Applications 

Job Search and Networking 

New Jersey State

Career Services 

Connecticut State

Job Seekers 

Access your local public library for career-related databases and assistance.


Access to the NYPL (New York Public Library) is available to anyone who lives, works, attends schools, or owns property in New York State.

Access to the WLS (Westchester Library System) is available to anyone who lives, works, attends school, or owns property in Westchester County.

  • The NYPL has a Career Services page to assist you with all the stages of job searching: Resumes & Cover Letters, Interview Prep, Networking, Career Exploration, and more!

  • LinkedInLearning (formerly offers courses, videos, and tutorials on career development (career management, job searching, and self-promotion). LinkedIn Learning is fee-based but available for free with an NYPL or WLS library card.

  • (a service from The Princeton Review) is available through the WLS library system. Job-searching tutors can work with you on your resume, cover letters, and interview prep.

  • WLS Career Coaching Services offers workshops and special programs to help manage your career path.