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Professional Associations

Library associations offer essential professional development and networking opportunities, and usually provide job listings.


Be sure to also check out the many library careers books elsewhere in Hagerty Library's collection.

Going Global

To access this website, go to DrexelOne. Then click on the Coop and Career Services Tab. Once on that page you will see a link to Going Global in the box for Career Services.

Going Global provides country-specific and American city-specific career and employment information, Country and City Career Guides, H1B Visa information, employer information, internship and job listings within the United States and around the world. Also included are other resources that will help you in a co-op or job search.

Job Listings & More

Many of these site can be loaded into an rss feed reader such as Feedly, so you can keep up with new job listings as they appear.

Information on Companies

Use the links below to our company directories or Mergent Intellect to generate a list of potential employers.  Specify your location criteria and your industry criteria. Try one of the suggested industry codes below to specify your industry of choice. You can also search for additional SIC and NAICS codes using the links below.

Suggested Industry Codes

  SIC Codes NAICS Codes
School and Academic Libraries
  • 6111- Elementary and Secondary Schools
  • 6112- Junior Colleges
  • 6113- Colleges, Universities and Professional Schools
  • 61111- Elementary and Secondary Schools
  • 6112- Junior Colleges
  • 6113- Colleges, Universities and Professional Schools
Medical Libraries
  • 7361- Employment Agencies
  • 9441- Administration of Social & Manpower Programs
  • 622- Hospitals
  • 561312- Executive Search Services
  • 92313- Administration of Human Resources Programs
  • 6311-6411- Covers all types of insurance, agents, & brokers
  • 5111- Newspaper, Periodical, Book and Directory Publishers
General and Corporate Libraries and Archives
  • 8111- Legal Services
  • 9211- Courts
  • 9222- Legal Counsel & Prosecution
  • 51912- Libraries and Archives
  • 54191- Market Research and Public Opinion Polling
  • 54151- Computer Systems Design and Related Services 
Management Information Systems, Operations
  • 7373- Computer Integrated System Design

Salary Information

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