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Books about Employment

These books are available from the Archives Library Information Center (ALIC).

  • All About KSAs by Human Resources Services Division (NHHO). College Park, MD: National Archives & Records Administration, 2002.
    Available in ALIC:   JK 716.A45 2002

    Description:   Helpful hints on how to respond to KSAs (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities factors) with "winning words" and good written statements to make your federal job application competitive.

  • Best Answers to the 201 Most Frequently Asked Interview Questions by Matthew Deluca. New York: McGraw Hill, 1997.
    Available in ALIC:  HF 5549.5.I6 D45 1997

  • Electronic Federal Resume Guidebook by Kathryn Kraemer Troutman. Baltimore, MD: Resume Place Press, 2001.
    Available in ALIC:  JK 716.T75 2001

  • Federal Employment from A to Z by Sandy Harris, ed. Annandale, VA: Federal Research Service, 2002.
    Available in ALIC:  JK 692.F4 2002

  • Federal Resume Guidebook, 2nd edition by Kathryn Kraemer Troutman. Indianapolis, IN: Jist Works, Inc., 1999.
    Available in ALIC:  JK 716.T73 1999

  • Government Job Applications and Federal Resumes Edited by Anne McKinney. Fayetteville, NC: PREP Publishing, 2001.
    Available in ALIC:  JK 716.G728 2001

  • Ten Steps to a Federal Job:   Navigating the Federal Job System, Writing Federal Resumes, KSAs and Cover Letters with a Mission by Kathryn Troutman. The Resume Place, 2002.
    Available in ALIC:  JK 716.T75 2002

  • The KSA Workbook:   A Guide to Presenting your Knowledges, Skills and Abilities, Federal Research Service, Inc. 2001.
    Available in ALIC:  JK 716.K75 2001

  • The KSA Sampler:   A Companion to the KSA Workbook, Federal Research Service, Inc. 2001
    Available in ALIC:  JK 716.K75 1999

  • Using Today's ReInvented Vacancy Announcement:   A Guide to Finding and Interpreting the Critical Job Details, Federal Research Service, Inc. 2000.
    Available in ALIC:  JK 716.M66 2000