Cornell University

Office of Career Services

201 Ives Hall, 607-255-7816


Career Library

Practice InterviewsThe ILR Career Library, in 201 Ives Hall, offers a sampling of books, brochures, and handouts useful in writing resumes, containing advice for conducting job searches and for improving interviewing skills. Current magazines addressing topics relevant to job-search efforts are also available. Materials may be checked out through OCS Staff as needed by students.

  • Literature on all of the organizations recruiting at ILR.
  • Resume, interviewing, and job-search books.
  • Directories (Federal and State).
  • Listings of ILR alumni, their job titles, organizations, and addresses.
  • Videos on interviewing, job hunting, and overviews of companies. You can watch them here or borrow them overnight.
  • Labor alumni network: a list of ILR alumni working in the labor movement, including addresses and phone numbers.
  • Directory of U.S. labor organizations.
  • Information about internships: freshman externship program (FEX), winter intersession program (WISP), summer internships, and credit.

Student Computer Kiosks

We have two computers available for your quick career-related needs. Available on these kiosks are alumni directories and Internet access.

Practice Interview Program

We have a dedicated practice interview room with videotaping equipment.

For Employers

We have four interview rooms available for reservation, wireless service, a recruiter lounge with phone service, and a coffee/tea and beverage service free of charge.