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Employment and Careers
CareerOneStop

Sponsored by the U. S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration. Search for jobs by job title and location, learn about writing resumes and cover letters, job interview preparation tips, and more.

Find a CA State Job

Find a Job with the State, look up job openings, find information about applying for State government jobs in California.

Occupational Outlook Handbook (Newest Edition)

Published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives.

USAJOBS.gov (by U.S. Government)

A free web-based job board enabling federal job seekers access to thousands of job opportunities across hundreds of federal agencies and organizations. Setting up a USAJOBS account simply requires an email to sign up. Registered users can build a resume or upload a resume in a compatible format for submission across most Federal Agencies.

US.jobs (by National Labor Exchange)

Working in strict compliance with U.S. Department of Labor guidelines and regulations, this site gathers current employment opportunities to reach a maximum number of jobseekers. A free account enables you to make your resume available to leading employers and save your searches for the next time you use US.jobs.

Government and Voter Information
California Legislative Information

View the legislative status of bills already enacted or currently under consideration by the California State Assembly and California State Senate. California codes are listed and continually updated to reflect the laws as currently in effect.

California State Web Portal

Official California state portal contains information from the California Governor and other state offices.

Elections and Voter Information - California Secretary of State

Information about registering to vote in California, voter guides and hotline numbers, past and upcoming election results, names of current representatives, as well as information on how to contact them.

Los Angeles County Elections and Voter Information

Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk Office provides information on current and past elections, voting locations, sample ballots, vote-by-mail application forms, and more.

Elections and Voter Information

From the U.S. Government's Official Web Portal. Information and educational resources to help you with learning the election process and voting.

Index of U.S. Government Departments and Agencies

Alphabetical listing of governmental departments and agencies including their websites and contact information.

Los Angeles County - Public Information and Documents
  • Links to the Los Angeles County Charter, County Codes, Civil Services rules, salaries of elected officials, and other important county records and publications.
U.S. Legislative Information (THOMAS)

THOMAS is a portal created by the Library of Congress to make federal legislative information freely available to the public. Includes links to full text of bills and resolutions, House and Senate members' voting records, their contact information, and more.

ZIP Code Lookup

An online tool from the United States Postal Service. Find a ZIP code (and an extended ZIP+4 code) by entering a street address, city, and state. You can also enter a street address and ZIP Code to get a USPS standardized version of the address.

Reference Links
CIA - The World Factbook

Information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Includes maps, flags, time zones, and more.

Dictionary - Merriam-Webster Online

Includes main sections of the Collegiate Dictionary, as well as simplified versions of the Thesaurus, Spanish-English Dictionary, Medical Dictionary and even Concise Encyclopedia. The resources are free; however, be prepared to view lots of advertisements.

Federal Student Aid Information Center

U.S. Department of Education provides three basic types of federal student aid: grants, loans, and work-study. To receive federal student aid, a student must be enrolled in an eligible program at a participating postsecondary institution. 

Health and Medical Information from National Library of Medicine

Authoritative, up-to-date health information from governmental databases such as MEDLINE (journals), Medline Plus (consumer health in plain language), AIDSinfo, and more.

Internet Public Library (Merged with Librarians' Internet Index)

Sponsored by major universities and run by librarians and graduate students, this renowned online reference portal consists of an extensive directory of critically selected links as well as an online question answering service.

Nobelprize.org - The Official Website of the Nobel Prize

Information about every Nobel Prize since 1901, including the Nobel Laureates' biographies, Nobel Lectures, interviews, photos, articles, video clips, press releases, educational games, and more.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives.

Project Gutenberg - Free eBooks Online

No fee or registration is required because the books in the Project Gutenberg collection are distributed as public domain. Free, full text access to over 46,000 (and growing) digitized books such as Beowulf, Peter Pan, Odyssey, Bible, Quran, The Sayings of Confucius, works of Shakespeare, Plato and more.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Hosted by California's Stanford University, Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy organizes scholars from around the world to create and maintain an up-to-date reference work. Developed with the help of, among others, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Science Foundation.

Statistics from the National Center for Health Statistics

This governmental portal is a rich source of accurate, relevant, and timely information about America's health statistics.

US Census Bureau

The Census Bureau's mission is to serve as the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy. We honor privacy, protect confidentiality, share our expertise globally, and conduct our work openly.

ZIP Code Lookup

An online tool from the United States Postal Service. Find a ZIP code (and an extended ZIP+4 code) by entering a street address, city, and state. You can also enter a street address and ZIP Code to get a USPS standardized version of the address.

Los Angeles City College | 855 N. Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles California 90029

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Phone: 323.953.4000

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Emergency: 323.953.2911