Monday, June 6, 2016

Looking for a Summer Job?

The Adrian G. Marcuse Library has a wealth of knowledge to assist you with your summer job search. Whether or not you are looking for a job or doing company and industry research, we have resources to help you. The first item that we recommend you look at is our Career Building Research Guide. Once you have completed that step, we recommend that you take a look at these online resources.



Job Searching:

  • Sourcing Journal Online: Global resource for news and information tailored for textile and soft goods, for people working on the supply chain side of the business.
  • Vault.com: Vault Career Intelligence provides downloadable career titles on different industries, companies, and general career topics. Research top employers, diversity rankings and explore industries and professions. Includes access to the Vault internship and job database.
Company Research: 
  • Hoover's Online: Detailed profiles of U.S. and some international companies.  Including company descriptions, lists of competitors, financial statements and annual reports.
  • Mergent Online: Detailed profiles of U.S. companies. Including company descriptions, lists of competitors, financial statements and annual reports. Provides selected information on private and international companies.
  • PrivCo: PrivCo provides financial data on major privately-held companies.
Industry Research:
  • First Research: Includes First Research reports on more than 900 Industry Segments, industry forecasts, North American regional information, geographic and country profiles.
  • Hoover's Online: Detailed profiles of U.S. and some international companies.  Including company descriptions, lists of competitors, financial statements and annual reports.
  • Mergent Intellect: Mergent Intellect is a highly flexible web-based application that features a deep collection of worldwide business information that enables companies to generate insightful business intelligence. Access private and public U.S and international business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, the ability to access industry profiles and much more.
  • Statista: Statistics on topics in media, advertising, technology, communication, consumer goods, e-commerce, travel, tourism, transportation and logistics.  Industry, market, country and society reports.

Posted on June 6, 2016 I Blog post by Nicole LaMoreaux, M.L.S. (Reference and Instruction Librarian)