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RESUMES / COVER LETTERS / INTERVIEWS / CAREER INFORMATION

America’s Career Information Network (ACINET)
CareerZone
JobStar Resumes and Cover Letters
Monster Board (Virtual Interview)
New York Job Source
New York State Department of Labor
O*Net (Employment & Training Administration)
Riley Guide Employment Opportunities
Student Center

LABOR MARKET INFORMATION

America’s Career Information Network (ACINET)
Bureau of Labor Statistics
Current Labor Statistics
Employment & Standards
Capital Region LMI
NAICS

EMPLOYER INFORMATION

Doing Business In New York State
Services for Employers
Unemployment Insurance, Place Job Orders, Labor Market Information, Human Resource Consultants,
State and Federal Tax Credit, Welfare-to-Work, Workers with Disabilities Employment, Alien

Employment Certification, Veterans Employment and Training Services, Pre-OSHA On-site Consultation,

Labor Laws, EEO/Affirmative Action, Training, Job Service Employer Committees, Apprenticeship Programs

STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS

Better Business Bureau
BizWeb
New York Loves Small Business
Small Business Administration
Small Business Catalogs
Starting a Small Business
The Small Business Journal

COLLEGE GUIDES

College Board Online
College search; preparation for exams; information for students and parents.
College Opportunities Online (U.S Department of Education)
College Net
Complete, file, and pay for their admissions applications entirely through the Internet.
Education and Career Center
Explore Colleges and Universities.
Education Publications and Products
Educational Testing Services
College and graduate school information; admissions/placement tests, links to other educational resources.
Registered Programs in New York State
Services for College Students with Disabilities

FINANCIAL AID/LOANS/SCHOLARSHIPS

(See also: College Guides, above)
FastWeb.Com
Financial Aid
New York State Financial Aid Administrators Association
Student Guide Financial Aid

VOCATIONAL SCHOOLS

Non-Degree Granting Proprietary Schools in New York State
Vocational School Database

CONSUMER ASSISTANCE

Capital Region Info Service of NY
Includes: Out and About; Business and Commerce; Calendar; Education; Government; Health Care and
Social Services; Libraries; Not-for-Profit Directory; and links to United States and World Resources.
Child Care Directory for New York
Consumer Information Center
Full text versions of hundreds of federal consumer publications, including Federal programs, food, children,
small business, education, health, employment, housing and more.
Information and Referral
Agencies that provide services to the general public in New York State (and throughout the United States).
NYS Commission on Quality Care
Serves people with mental disabilities and their families by providing independent oversight of the quality
and cost effectiveness of services provided by all mental hygiene programs in New York State.

DISABILITY SPECIFIC SITES
ASL Dictionary Online
Animated dictionary of American Sign Language.
Disabilities Forum
Information related to physical, mental and emotional disabilities.
Disability and the Workplace: An Internet Primer
Guide to Internet resources dealing with physical and mental disability and the workplace. Information on
ADA, government sites, workers’ compensation and job hunting.
Disability Information and Resources
NICHCY New York State Sheet
National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities
VESID (Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities)

GOVERNMENT

FEDERAL
Education
Frequently Used Sites Related to U.S. Federal Government Information
Social Security Administration
U.S. Government Search Veterans Affairs

NEW YORK STATE
Aging
Alcoholism and Substance Abuse
Civil Service
Commission for the Blind and Visually Handicapped, NYS (CBVH)
Commission on Quality Care
Education
Family Assistance (formerly Department of Social Services)
Government Information Locator
Health
Job and Career Resources
Labor
Mental Health
New York State
OASAS (Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services)
OGS (Office of General Services)
Professional Licensing
Workers CompensationVESID (Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities)

GENERAL REFERENCE
Cost of Living Calculator
Dictionary (Webster's)
Thor: The Virtual Reference Desk
Thesaurus (Roget)

MAPS AND TRANSPORTATION
Amtrak
Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA)
MapQuest
MapsOnUs
Switchboard.com
Yahoo Maps

 
 
Related Links
New York Job Bank
Unemployment Information

One Stop Career Centers

Albany Workshop
Calendar

Rensselaer Workshop Calendar
Schenectady Workshop Calendar

 
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