Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Golden Gate University Logo

Career Development: Home

This guide lists books, websites, videos and databases covering job listings, how to write resumes and cover letters, prepare for interviews, career guidance, salary negotiation and much more!

GGU's Career Services (Office of Career Planning)

Recent Books

LinkedIn Learning (fmr.

LinkedIn Learning (formerly is available free through the San Francisco Public Library


Find free courses and thousands of video tutorials.

Get a SFPL card.

  • Analytics
  • Collaboration
  • Data analysis
  • Google Drive
  • Infographics
  • Microsoft Suite
  • Time management
  • Video production
  • Web conferencing

See all subjects offered: 

Career Opportunities via Library Resources


Several databases and other resources are available to help with your career development questions. Options cover everything from company research (possible employers!), to market opportunities, and even job listings.

Research Guides

Check out these Research Guides for company and industry research:

Book of Lists - see BizJournals (San Francisco Business Times) database below. The Business Library subscription includes the San Francisco Business TImes Book of Lists and East Bay Book of Lists. These lists are rankings for various local industries, compiled annually. 

Firsthand [formerly Vault]

Find information on:

  • The Best Technology Companies
  • The Best Consulting Firms
  • The Best Accounting Firms
  • The Best Advertising & Marketing Companies
  • and more!

Find information on:

  • Company Rankings
  • Recent Employee Reviews

View now:

  • Industry Guides
  • Advice Guides
  • Education Guides

Subject Guide

Profile Photo
James Krusling
Otto & Velia Butz University Libraries
Golden Gate University

Instant Message

JavaScript disabled or chat unavailable.