Resource Library

Many of the following resources come straight from our expert career advisors—like the IU Career Guides. Some resources may be password protected, and others may require downloads. Have questions? Remember we’re here to help.

Start your research at home, but make sure you drop in for one-on-one career advice and additional support your first year at IU. It’s the first step of our powerful career exploration process!

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  • Volunteer and Gap Year
  • Volunteer

Staff Picks

  • Guidestar
    For password protected resources, log in.


  • Idealist
    Information on non-profit organizations; including job/internship search, volunteer information and networking opportunities


  • Passport Career
    For password protected resources, log in.


  • City of Bloomington Volunteer Network
    This site features volunteer opportunities around Bloomington, IN

  • Cool Works
    This site features seasonal, summer, and full-time jobs in a variety of outdoor and tourist-driven locations

  • Gap Year
    This site helps travelers connect online and plan gap year trips

  • Global Volunteers
    This volunteer organization strives to create projects that create, nurture, and sustain the wellbeing of the world's children

  • I to I
    This site offers travel abroad and volunteering opportunities across the world

  • Indeed
    Use this meta site to find job postings across the web by searching for keywords and locations

  • InterAction
    This site features information on national and international volunteer opportunities for global change

  • JuJu
    Use this meta site to find job postings across the web by searching for keywords and locations

  • Monroe County Public Library Nonprofit Central
    The community organizations database provides information about Monroe County nonprofits and groups.

  • Monster College
    This job network is specifically designed for college students and recent college grads

  • Simply Hired

  • Student Conservation Association
    This organization provides hands-on conservation service opportunities to students

  • United Way - Take Action
    This national movement strengthens communities by improving education, income, and health

  • Verge Magazine
    This site offers volunteer, study, and travel opportunities abroad for students

  • Volunteers of America
    This nonprofit organization provides hundreds of human service programs across the country