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UCC LibGuides at Union County College
Use RefUSA to Target Employers
Use your Union County College library 14 digit barcode number (OR your public library barcode number) to enter the ReferenceUSA database.
Take time to target companies using the full capacity of the U.S. Business / Employers U.S.A. module with search criteria such as Job Title, Company Name, Business Type, Multiple Geography Options, And more...
Quickly search the U.S. Jobs / Internships module for current job openings in your geographic area.
IMPORTANT! The tab above labelled "About RefUSA" guides you in the best ways to search this database. There are several different options.
Get a ReferenceUSA personal account.
Patrons can sign up for personal accounts with ReferenceUSA. Users can create custom user profiles, save searches and search criteria for future list building and much more.
Target Companies by Specifics
Find Professional Groups to Join for Your In-Person NETWORK.
Association Directories in Print
National trade and professional associations of the United States
Call Number: Reference 650.58 Na213 2013 Cranford
Use Social Media to, Electronically, Build Connections to Employers.
LinkedIn - Join or Sign In
PROFESSIONAL - PROFESSIONAL - PROFESSIONAL! This networking site is for professional purposes ONLY, unlike Facebook.
Login or Sign-up for Twitter
1. Create a list for target companies, so you can see job opportunities from those specific companies.
2. Use Twitter’s built-in search bar for job openings.
Company / Corporate "Alumni" Networking Groups
Connect with a former employer's Corporate/Company Alumni Group to help you find a new job. An Alumni Group consists of people who, at some point in time, all worked for the same employer.
Have a potential employer in mind? Research it here.
International Directory of Company Histories
Volume 172 is available online. Earlier volumes are located in Cranford Reference at 338.74 IN8. See online cumulative indexes below.
Enter a company's name in the ADVANCED SEARCH screen. Note that, at this time, for NJ commuters, the only companies covered by The Muse appear limited to Dow Jones (Princeton), NJ companies that have headquarters outside NJ, or NYC companies.
The Muse profiles specific companies' cultures. It offers a behind-the-scenes look at job opportunities with hundreds of companies. It shows you inside offices before you apply. Profiles are provided by employers to TheMuse.com.
It includes videos of employees talking about their experiences working there. The site tries to make the content as authentic as possible by having trained freelancers shoot and edit the video profiles under The Muse's guidance, rather than the companies' direction.
The Quintessential Directory of Company Career Centers
Select a company from the alphabetical list. You will be brought to that company's "career center."
Business Source Elite
At first you will see well over 500,000 articles, but they are about all different companies. To narrow these down to the specific company you are researching, add a space and then the company name after the "Co" in the search box to search. The articles will be listed in "RELEVANCE" order. You can resort the order by "DATE NEWEST."