Society, Culture, and Language

Society, Culture, and Language
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Last updated 9/6/13


Careers in Criminology & Criminal Justice

Library Resources for Criminal Justice Careers - Nelson Poynter Library, USF St. Petersburg
Career Guides -- Reference Collection (1st Floor – In library use)

Book of U.S. Government Jobs JK716.D36 2002
Criminal Justice and Criminology: Guide to Local, State, Federal and Academic Positions HV9950 .A54 2003
Career Opportunities in Law Enforcement, Security and Protective Services HV8143 .E34 2006
Career Opportunities in Politics, Government, and Activism    JK692 .A94 2003
Career Guides -- Circulation Collection (2nd and 3rd Floor of the Library) American Almanac of Jobs and Salaries HD8038.U5 W74 1993
Careers in Criminal justice and Related Fields    HV8143 .H327 2006
Careers in State and Local Government       JK2465 .Z44
Complete Guide to Public Employment   JK716 .K68 1990
Opportunities in Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Careers HV8143 .S86 2003
Women in Law Enforcement Careers HV8143 .L68 2005


Career Guides -- Online books (Electronic access through the USF Libraries Catalog)

Career as a Police Detective Inspector, Investigator
Careers for Good Samaritans & Other Humanitarian Types
Careers for High-Energy People & Other Go-Getters
Careers in City Government Public Service
Careers in Criminology
Careers in the United States Coast Guard
Careers Inside the World of the Government
Careers with Government Security and Intelligence Agencies
Federal Law Enforcement Careers:  Profiles of 250 High-Powered Positions and Tactics for Getting Hired
Guide to America's Federal Jobs a Complete Directory of U.S. Government Career Opportunities
John Douglas's Guide to Landing a Career in Law Enforcement
Law Enforcement Career Guide
Law Enforcement Career Starter Finding and Getting a Great Job
Military-to-Civilian Career Transition Guide the Essential Job Search Handbook for Service Members
Opportunities in Government Careers
Opportunities in Military Careers
The WetFeet Insider Guide to Careers in Non-Profits and Government Agencies
Where the Jobs Are: the Hottest Careers for the 21st Century

Relevant Websites

Employ Florida                
Employ Florida links all of Florida's workforce services—state and local—to each other.

Government Jobs   
All about getting federal government jobs, state and local government jobs, and public service and volunteering opportunities.

Military Career Guide Online
Browse or search through different Military Occupational Specialties (MOS).


Select Career Links

St Petersburg Police Department

Pinellas County Sheriffs Department

Pinellas County Governmental Offices

Florida Department of Juvenile Justice

Florida Department of Corrections

Florida Department of Law Enforcement

Government Jobs--Criminal Justice Openings

Police Job Listings--911hotjobs

Loss Prevention Jobs


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