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Career Resource Center (CRC)

Career Resource Center

Career Resource Center
In Smith Career Center

In the Smith Career Center:
Library | reading | research area.
Over 600 books (listed on LibraryThing) and magazines.
Topics include career planning, internships, job search, graduate & professional school.
Computers available for student use.
Outlets to power your laptop.
Students welcome to come in to read and do research.


What books?
You can view the list of books on LibraryThing;
Lets you search by keyword, title, or browse categories (tags) that interest you
Shows the book cover, category (tag), and number (to help you locate it in the CRC)
(And of course when you come in to the CRC, you can ask for help, too.)

Can students check out books?
Yes. Check-out is permitted overnight only, so that other students can also find all books on the shelves during office hours.

Career resources at the Graduate Life Center:
Graduate students may also utilize the collection of career-advice-related books at the GLC (Graduate Life Center) in Room 46
View the list of books on LibraryThing > Books at VT GLC

Students in Career Resource Center

Career Resource Center
In Smith Career Center

The CRC also contains hard copy job listings for permanent positions, co-ops and internships.
Not everything is in hard copy...
so look at job listing web sites too.

We offer all VT students the:
Career Planning Guide
Updated annually by Career Services.
Free to Virginia Tech students.
Pick up at our office location during office hours.

It gives in-depth, detailed information
(also provided online here...) on
how to write resumes
reference lists
job search letters
how to prepare for interviews
planning for graduate or professional school
and much more


What's in the CRC?

List of books in the CRC

Computers | plug in your laptop & do research

Career Planning Guide, free to each VT student.

Hard-copy posts of jobs, internships, co-ops.

Free magazines for students on career topics

More about publications

Walk-in advising happens in the CRC during set hours.

Need help?

Explore careers & majors

Get experience

Job & internship search

Plan for grad/prof school


Call (540) 231-6241 or visit during office hours.