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

Books

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
http://www.jobsingovernment.com

Local Government Institute
http://www.lgi.org

Federal Jobs Digest
http://www.jobsfed.com

FedWorld
http://www.fedworld.gov/jobs/jobsearch.html

U.S. Office of Personnel Management
http://www.opm.gov

Social Work and Social Services Jobs Online
http://gwbweb.wustl.edu/jobs

Audiovisual Materials

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

Additional topics

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