A comprehensive database that identifies and describes important
information about occupations, worker skills, and training
requirements. It is the nation's new primary source of occupational
Published by the US Dept. of Labor, it provides comprehensive
descriptions of most occupations. Includes general information as well
as nature of the work, working conditions, employment, training, other
qualifications, and advancement, job outlook, earnings, related
occupations, and sources of additional information.
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information on today's hottest social issues. OVIC features pro/con
viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine and newspaper
articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts,
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