Careers and Majors: Résumés & Interviews

Did You Know?

Career Services in Nestor Hall offers help with résumés and cover letters! 

The Writing Center in Columbus Hall also can help with professional writing. Writing tutors are seen by appointment only, visit

Delaware Campus writing tutors in Moeller Hall are seen by walk in only. See the Services section of the Delaware Campus website.

Microsoft Word Templates

Microsoft Word has pre-formatted résumé templates.

  • Double click to open MS Word
  • Directly beneath the search box is the link: "Resumes and Cover Letters"
  • Click the "Resumes and Cover Letters" link to get to the templates

What are 21st Century Skills?

21st century skills is a broad set of knowledge, skills, work habits, and character traits that are believed—by educators, employers, and others—to be critically important to success in today’s world, and particularly in higher education as well as in careers and workplaces. 21st century skills can be applied in all academic subject areas, and in all educational, career, and civic settings throughout a student’s life.

Why Should We Hire You?

A Few Recommended Books

Below are some books to help you with résuméscover letters, and job interviews. In addition to these books, you can view a full list of the library's books and ebooks. If you need any help, be sure to ask a librarian!

Interview Tip

Ask questions! 

Asking questions demonstrates your qualifications and interest in the potential job.

Brilliant Answers to Tough Interview Questions, 5th Edition

Brilliant Answers to Tough Interview Questions

Interview Magic , 2nd Edition

Interview Magic


Create an online VisualCV résumé that “comes alive with informational keyword pop-ups, video, pictures, & social networking.”

Career Services Interview and Resume Workshops

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