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STR 050 - Smart Start - Spring 2019

This guide will help you locate reliable information on a wide variety of careers, in both print and online sources.


Welcome to the course guide for your Smart Start career research class in the library. This guide will lead you to the career resources discussed in your library session. If you would like help using any of these resources, Ask A Librarian! -- Make sure to scroll down the page to see all of the resources available to you.


If you need a copy of either the Career Exploration Worksheet or the Library Orientation Worksheet, you can find them here:

Search for Careers in the Library Catalog

If you're looking for career-related books, e-books or DVDs, you can find those items by searching the STLCC Library Catalog

Career Reference Books (in print format)

Use to complete the Career Exploration Assignment.

Click on a book title to get more information about the book from the Library Catalog, such as its call number and location. If you need help locating an item, please visit the Reference Desk.

Online Career Databases

Use to complete the Career Exploration Assignment.

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000