Researching Employers

Resources from Career Services

Comprehensive Guides and Databases

The following subscription sites are available through the Career Services Library: (Your PennKey will be required to access log on information for all of the sites below)

  • Vault Online Career Library: Over 60 guides (job search, employer directories, interviewing (including finance and case interviews) and guides to specific career fields are available to current Penn students for free through a license granted by the UBS Corporation.
  • Wetfeet.com and WetFeet Insider Guides: A collection of career profiles, job search guides, and direct links to companies and organizations prominent in a variety of business fields. (This resource is accessible for free for current Penn students through a license granted by the UBS Corporation.)
  • GoinGlobal USA City Guides contain career and employment resources for the 40 largest metropolitan areas in the USA. Included in this database are: job search resources, employment outlook, professional networking groups, cost of living, major employer listings by industry sector, non-profits and volunteer opportunities. H1B employer listings are also listed for all 50 states!
  • Reference USA provides extensive databases of U.S. and Canadian employers.
  • Rich's Business Information: National High Tech, National Bioscience and Bay Area databases
  • The Riley Guide also provides resources for a variety of fields.

Additional Online Resources

International Resources

The following subscription sites are available through the Career Services Library: (Your PennKey will be required to access log on information for all of the sites below)

  • GoinGlobal Career and Employment - Resources include world-wide job openings, internship listings, industry profiles and country-specific career information. More than 30,000 pages of constantly-updated content is included on topics such as: work permit/visa regulations, resume writing guidelines and examples, employment trends, salary ranges, networking groups, cultural/interviewing advice, corporate profiles and worldwide job listings plus much more!
  • Uniworld - Two online directories - one of American organizations with International subsidiaries and one of International organizations with American subsidiaries.