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Civil Public and Social Services Job Description, Career as a Civil Public and Social Services, Salary, Employment

Job Descriptions and Careers, Career and Job Opportunities, Career Search, and Career Choices and ProfilesLaw and Public Service


The Book of U.S. Government Jobs: Where They Are, What's Available, and How to Get One, 9th ed., Dennis V. Damp. McKees Rock, PA: Bookhaven Press, 2005.

Careers in International Affairs, 7th ed., Maria Pinto Carland and Lisa A. Gihring, eds. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2003.

Careers in Social Work, 2nd ed., Leon H. Ginsberg. Boston: Allyn & Bacon, 2001.

Federal Personnel Guide: An Annual Publication, Kenneth D. Whitehead, ed. Chevy Chase, MD: Key Communications Group, annual.

Federal Resume Guidebook: Write a Winning Federal Resume to Get in, Get Promoted, and Survive in a Government Job, 3rd ed., Kathryn Kraemer Troutman. Indianapolis: JIST, 2004.

Government Job Finder: Where the Jobs Are in Local, State, and Federal Government, 4th ed., Daniel Lauber and Deborah Verlench. River Forest, IL: Planning/Communications, 2006.

Opportunities in Social Work Careers, Renee Wittenburg. Chicago: VGM, 2003.

The Peace Corps and More: Two Hundred Twenty Ways to Work, Study and Travel at Home and Abroad, Medea Benjamin and Miya Rodolfo-Sioson. San Francisco: Global Exchange, 2003.

Resumes for Social Service Careers, 2nd ed., VGM Career Horizons. Lincolnwood, IL: NTC Publishing Group, 2000.

Social Work Career Development: A Handbook for Job Hunting and Career Planning, 2nd ed., Carol Doelling. Washington, DC: National Association of Social Workers, 2004.

Summary Information on Master of Social Work Programs. Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, annual.

United States Government Manual, National Archives and Records Administration staff, eds. Baton Rouge, LA: Claitor's Law Books and Publishing Division, annual.

What Social Workers Do, 2nd ed., Margaret Gibelman. Washington, DC: National Association of Social Workers, 2005.

Social Worker, Shirley Brinkerhoff. Broomall, PA: Mason Crest Publishers, 2003.

Washington Information Directory. Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly, annual.

Internet Sites

Jobs in Government

Local Government Institute

Federal Jobs Digest


U.S. Office of Personnel Management

Social Work and Social Services Jobs Online

Audiovisual Materials

Enter Here: Government and Public Administration. Video series. Charleston, WV: Cambridge Educational.

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