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Career resource library

The Career Resources library has many titles available at our physical location at 2917 W. Fort George Wright Dr., Spokane, or check out this virtual career library to read articles online. Articles are organized by topic area.

The following books are currently available at our physical location.

"Careers for" book series:
  • Careers for Animal Lovers & Other Zoological Types
  • Careers for Aquatic Types & Others Who Want to Make a Splash
  • Careers for Bookworkms & Other Literary Types
  • Careers for Car Buffs & Other Freewheeling Types
  • Careers for Caring People & Other Sensitive Types
  • Careers for Class Clowns & Other Engaging Types
  • Careers for Competitive Spirits & Other Peak Performers
  • Careers for Computer Buffs & Other Technological Types
  • Careers for Courageous People & Other Adventurous Types
  • Careers for Crafty People & Other Dexterous Types
  • Careers for Cybersurfers & Other Online Types
  • Careers for Extroverts & Other Gregarious Types
  • Careers for Fashion Plates & Other Trendsetters
  • Careers for Foreign Language Aficionados & Other Multilingual Types
  • Careers for Geniuses & Other Gifted Types
  • Careers for Gourmets & Others Who Relish Food
  • Careers for Hard Hats & Other Construction Types
  • Careers for Health Nuts & Others Who Like to Stay Fit
  • Careers for History Buffs & Others Who Learn from the Past
  • Careers for Homebodies & Other Independent Souls
  • Careers for Kids at Heart & Others Who Adore Children
  • Careers for Nature Lovers & Other Outdoor Types
  • Careers for New Agers & Other Cosmic Types
  • Careers for People on the Move & Other Road Warriors
  • Careers for Perfectionists & Other Meticulous Types
  • Careers for Persuasive Types & Others Who Won't Take No for an Answer
  • Careers for Plant Lovers & Other Green Thumb Types
  • Careers for Puzzles Solvers & Other Methodical Thinkers
  • Careers for Romantics & Other Dreamy Types
  • Careers for Scholars & Other Deep Thinkers
  • Careers for Scientific Types & Others With Inquiring Minds
  • Careers for Shutterbugs & Other Candid Types
  • Careers for Sports Nuts & Other Athletic Types
  • Careers for Stagestruck & Other Dramatic Types
  • Careers for Travel Buffs & Other Restless Types
  • Careers for Writers & Others Who Have a Way With Words
Cover letters:
Cover Letter Magic: Trade Secrets of Professional Resume Writers, 4th edition
  • Knock 'em Dead Cover Letters: Great Letter Techniques and Samples for Every Step of Your Job Search, 8th edition
Ex-offenders
  • Best Jobs for Ex-Offenders
  • Best Resumes & Letters for Ex-Offenders
  • Ex-Offender's Job Interview Guide
  • Ex-Offender's Quick Job Hunting Guide
  • Ex-Offender's Re-Entry Success Guide
  • Job Interview Tips for People With Not-So-Hot Backgrounds: How to Put Red Flags Behind You to Win the Job
  • Overcoming Barriers to Employment: 127 Great Tips for Putting Red Flags Behind You
Financial aid
  • Financial Aid for African Americans
  • Financial Aid for Asian Americans
  • Financial Aid for Hispanic Americans
  • Financial Aid for Native Americans
General topics

10 Simple Solutions to Adult ADD
  • 10 Simple Solutions to Shyness
  • 10 Simple Solutions to Stress
  • 10 Simple Solutions to Worry
  • 100 Ways to Motivate Yourself: Change Your Life Forever
  • 150 Jobs for Your Skills
  • 200 Best Jobs for Introverts
  • 200 Best Jobs Through Apprenticeships
  • 250 Personal Finance Questions for Single Mothers
  • 300 Best Jobs Without a Four-Year Degree
  • Able to Work: Job Outlook, 3rd edition
  • College Learning and Study Skills, 5th edition
  • Do What You Are: Discover the Perfect Career for You Through the Secrets of Personality Type
  • Handbook of Career Advising
  • Occupational Outlook Handbook 2010-2011
  • Seven Days to Online Networking: Make Connections to Advance Your Career and Business Quickly
  • Smart New Way to Get Hired: Use Emotional Intelligence and Land the Right Job
  • Work at Home Now: The No-Nonsense Guide to Finding Your Perfect Home-Based Job, Avoiding Scams, and Making a Great Living
 Green jobs
  • Green Careers for Dummies
  • Green Jobs: A Guide to Eco-Friendly Employment
  • Natural Capitalism: Creating the Next Industrial Revolution
Interview books
  • 201 Knockout Answers to Tough Interview Questions
  • Job Interview Phrase Book: The Things to Say to Get the Job You Want
Job search
  • Complete Book of Perfect Phrases for Successful Job Seekers
  • I Don't Know What I Want, but I Know It's Not This: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Gratifying Work
  • Job Hunting Tips for People With Hot and No-So-Hot Backgrounds: 150 Smart Tips That Can Change Your Life
  • Knock 'em Dead: The Ultimate Job Search Guide 2010
  • What Color Is Your Parachute? A Practical Manual for Job-Hunters and Career Changers 2010
Military background
  • 150 Best Jobs Through Military Training
  • Expert Resumes for Military-to-Civilian Transitions
  • Job Search: Marketing Your Military Experience, 5th edition
Over 40:
  • 225 Best Jobs for Baby Boomers
  • Expert Resumes for Baby Boomers
  • Over 40 and You're Hired: Secrets to Landing a Great Job
People with disabilities or chronic illness:
  • Career Success for People With Physical Disabilities
  • I'd Rather Be Working: A Step-by-Step Guide to Financial Self-Support for People With Chronic Illness
  • Job Search for People With Disabilities
  • Quick Job Search for People With Disabilities: Seven Steps to Getting a Good Job
Resume books
  • Knock 'em Dead Resumes: Smart Advice to Make Your Online and Paper Resumes More Productive, 8th edition
  • Other resume books are available in the following categories:  over 40, military background, and transitioning to a new career
Transitioning to a new career
  • 10 Laws of Career Reinvention: Essential Survival Skills for Any Economy
  • Back on the Career Track: A Guide for Stay-at-Home Moms Who Want to Return to Work
  • Career Comeback: Repackage Yourself to Get the Job You Want
  • Expert Resumes for Career Changers
  • Fired to Hired: Bouncing Back from Job Loss to Get to Work Right Now
  • Make Job Loss Work for You: Get Over It and Get Your Career Back on Track