Working Abroad Resources


In addition to the Directory of Foreign Firms Operating in the US and Directory of American Firms Operating Abroad (Both available through Uniworld), there are many other resources available to students who want a summer experience or career outside of the US.


Career Library Resources

15D.23 Work Your Way Around the World

15D.24 Alternatives to the Peace Corps

15D.16 Jobs and Careers Abroad

15D.17 Teaching English Overseas

IN.18 The Back Door Guide to Short-Term Job Adventures

RL.03 The Global Resume and CV Guide

15D.07 Vault Guide to International Careers


Books Available in PSU Libraries

HF5549.5.R47M345 2005 GenXpat: The Young Professional's Guide To Making A Successful Life Abroad

G151.K63 2002 The Global Citizen: a Guide to Creating an International Life and Career

HF5382.55.M83 2000 Work Worldwide: International Career Strategies for the Adventurous Job Seeker


GoinGlobal is the Premiere Web site for the International Job or Internship Search

Learn accurate and up-to-date country-specific information on hot industries, in-demand careers, visa re-strictions, and more from GoinGlobal’s team of in-country experts

International Students will want to spend time on H1B Plus, GoinGlobal’s database of US visa-sponsoring employers

Discover employment information for major US cities and states, including internship and job postings

Access the site at Penn State's Career Information Center


Other Online Information and Top Employers

The Riley Guide’s extensive International Jobs page (created by a librarian who scours the internet for good job info so we don’t have to)

iAgora offers internship & entry-level job information

Transitions Abroad offers not only internship and full-time job listing, but also sound advice on making a successful international move

Dave’s ESL Café is filled with information and job links for teaching English abroad

Intern Abroad offers study abroad, internships and short-term job opportunities

IASTE (International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience) offers experienc-es abroad for technical students

US State Department has many opportunities to work abroad in diplomacy, law and social development

United Nations with 192 member states, there are almost as many ways to serve


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