Recommended books at the GSD Career Services Library in Gund 422.
Find more job search and career resources at the Frances Loeb Library.
Becoming An Architect. Waldrep, Lee. John Wiley & Sons. 2006. 304pp. www.wiley.com
The Portfolio: An Architecture Student’s Handbook. (Architectural Students Handbooks.) 2005. Marjanović, Igor et al. 136 pp. www.architecturalpress.com
The Survival Guide to Architectural Internship and Career Development. Kim, Grace. 2006. 258pp. www.wiley.com
To Become An Architect: A guide, mostly for women. Ponte, Tabitha. Self-published 2010.
Developing Entry-Level Design Portfolios. Coleman, Janet Lee. 2004. www.asla.org
What Your Planning Professors Forgot To Tell You. Zucker, Paul. Planners Press, American Planning Association. 1999. 210pp. www.planning.org
A Career Worth Planning. Jones, Warren and Macris, Natalie. Planners Press, American Planning Association. 2000. 180pp. www.planning.org
A Guide to Careers in Community Development. Brophy, Paul and Shabecoff, Alice . Island Press, The Center for Resource Economics. 2001. 309pp. www.planning.org
The Profession of City Planning. Rodwin, Lloyd and Sanyal, Bishwapriya. Center for Urban Policy Research, Rutgers. 2000. 400pp.
Careers in Real Estate. WetFeet Insider Guide. 2006. 124pp. www.wetfeet.com
Inside Track to Careers in Real Estate, Ross, Stan and Carberry James. Urban Land Institute. 2006. 182 pp. www.uli.org
- The following Vault Guide Books are available at the Frances Loeb Library:
Vault Guide to Real Estate Careers, 2003
Vault Guide to the Top Real Estate Employers, 2006
Vault Career Guide to Consulting , 2002
Vault Guide to the Top 50 Consulting Firms, 2006
A Guide to Careers in Community Development. Brophy, Paul C. and Shabecoff, Alice.Island Press; Washington, D.C. 2001.
Peterson's Graduate Programs in Arts and Architecture. Thomson Learning, United States, 2001.
Portfolio Design. Linton, Harold.W.W. Norton & Company; New York, NY 1996.
The Profession of City Planning: Changes, Images and Challenges: 1950-2000. Rodwin, Lloyd and Sanual, Bishwapriya.Center for Urban Policy Research; New Brunswick, NJ 2000.
The Academic Job Search Handbook. 2nd Edition. Heiberger, Mary Morris and Vick, Julia Miller.University of Pennsylvania Press; Philadelphia, PA 1996 (1992).
Cracking the Academia Nut: A Guide to Preparing for Your Academic Career. Newhouse, Margaret L., Ph.D.Office of Career Services, Harvard University 1997.
Outside the Ivory Tower: A Guide for Academics Considering Alternative Careers. Newhouse, Margaret L., Ph.D.Office of Career Services, Harvard University 1993.
Scholarly Pursuits: A Practical Guide to Academe. 4th Edition. Verba, Cynthia.Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University 1997.
Careers in Management Consulting. WetFeet Insider Guide. 2006. 139pp. www.wetfeet.com
Career Change: Everything You Need to Know to Meet New Challenges and Take Control of Your Career. 2nd edition. Helfand, Dr. David P. 1999. 379pp. http://www.wiley.com
Career Warfare: 10 Rules For Building A Successful Personal Brand and Fighting To Keep It . D'Allessandro, David. McGraw-Hill. 2004. 216pp. http://www.books.mcgraw-hill.com
Cover Letters that Knock ‘em Dead. Yate, Martin.Adams Media; Avon, MA 2004.
Dynamic Cover Letters: How to Write the Letter that Gets You the Job. Hansen, Katharine and Hansen, Ph.D. Randall.Ten Speed Press; Berkeley, CA 2001.
Earn What You’re Worth. Williams, Nicole.Perigee Books, Penguin Group USA Inc.; New York, NY 2005.
First-Job Survival Guide. Sutcliffe, Andrea J.Henry Holt: New York, NY 1997.
Great Interview: Successful Strategies for Getting Hired. Eyre, Vivian A. and Osen, Diane.Learning Express; New York, NY 2000.
The Harvard Guide to Careers. Leape, Martha P. and Vacca, Susan M.5th Edition. Office of Career Services, Harvard University 1995 (1982).
It's Only Too Late If You Don't Start Now. Sher, Barbara.Dell Publishing, New York, NY 2001.
Job Interviews for Dummies. Kennedy, Joyce Lain.Wiley Publishing; Hoboken, NJ 2008. www.wiley.com
Knock ‘em Dead 2005. Yate, Martin.Adams Media; Avon, MA 2004.
Negotiate Your Job Offer. Simon, Mary B.John Wiley & Sons; New York, NY 1998.
Negotiating Your Salary: How to Make $1000 a Minute. Chapman, Jack.Ten Speed Press, Berkeley, CA 1996.
Networking Magic: Find the Best – from Doctors, Lawyers, and Accountants to Homes, Schools, and Jobs. Frishman, Rick and Lublin, Jill. Adams Media; Avon, MA 2004.
Prepare Your Curriculum Vitae. Jackson, Acy.NTC/Contemporary Publishing Group, Inc.; Chicago IL, 1993.
Resumes for Dummies. Kennedy, Joyce Lain.Wiley Publishing; Hoboken, NJ 2007. www.wiley.com
Resumes that Knock ‘em Dead. Yate, Martin.Adams Media; Avon, MA 2004.
Winning Cover Letters: How to Demonstrate You're the Right Candidate for the Job. Ryan, Robin.John Wiley & Sons; New York, NY 1997.
Your Career: Coach Yourself to Success. Rich, Jason R. Learning Express; New York, NY 2001.
Networking Works! WetFeet Insider Guide. 2003. 115pp. www.wetfeet.com
Designing A Digital Portfolio. (Voices That Matter.) 2004. Baron, Cynthia L. 311pp. www.newriders.com
Creating Women's Networks: A How-To Guide for Women and Companies. Wellington, Sheila. Jossey-Bass Publishers; San Francisco, CA 1999.