The contents of the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes:
Tomorrow’s Jobs; Sources of Career Information; Sources of Education, Training, and Financial Aid; Finding a Job and Evaluating a Job Offer; Occupational Information Included in the Handbook; Data for Occupations Not Studied in Detail; Assumptions and Methods Used in Preparing Employment Projections; Occupational Information Network Coverage; and a detailed Index.
United States. Dept. of Labor. Bureau of Labor Statistics. "Police and Detectives." 2006-07 Occupational Outlook Handbook. 16 Jan. 2007. Web. 26 Mar. 2007.
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is recommended for reference, business, and career collections at public, middle school, high school, and academic libraries, as well as college/university career offices, guidance counselors, human resource specialists, and professional career coaches.
Labor Statistics Bureau Bulletin 2800. The official Occupational Outlook Handbook is an authoritative, nationally recognized source of career information, especially designed to provide valuable assistance to students about to graduate from high school or college, recent graduates, individuals returning to the workforce after an absence, or anyone looking for a career change.
Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH), 2006-07 Edition
For hundreds of different types of jobs—such as teacher, lawyer, and nurse—the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you:
In addition, the Handbook gives you job search tips, links to information about the job market in each State, and more.
Ways to use the Occupational Outlook Handbook site: (1) To find out about a specific occupation or topic, use the Search box that is on every page—enter your search term in the box. (2) To find out about many occupations, browse through listings using the Occupations links that are on the right side of each page. (3) For a listing of all occupations in alphabetical order, go to the A-Z Index and select a letter.
About the Handbook: The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. The Handbook is revised every two years.