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The following resources provide more information on work-based learning opportunities, job-search skills, employers, legal issues related to employment, and career planning.

Able to Work
Information and networking for employers and people with disabilities.
http://www.abletowork.org/

AccessCAREERS
Content to promote career success for people with disabilities, including a searchable knowledge base of questions & answers, case studies, and promising practices.
http://www.washington.edu/doit/Careers/

Access to Technology in the Workplace
Video presentation and publication about accessible technology in the workplace.
http://www.washington.edu/doit/Video/access_tech.html

Access to the Future: Preparing Students with Disabilities for Careers
Video presentation and publication where college career development staff share ideas for making services and programs accessible to students with disabilities.
http://www.washington.edu/doit/Video/access.html

The Faculty Room Knowledge Base
A searchable collection of questions and answers, case studies, and promising practices of interest to postsecondary faculty members.
http://www.washington.edu/doit/Faculty/kb.html

Job Accommodation Network
Legal information, specific job accommodations and information links on disability and employment.
http://janweb.icdi.wvu.edu/

Office of Disability Employment Policy
Job links and information on employers who are recruiting and hiring qualified individuals with disabilities.
http://www.dol.gov/odep/

On-line Career Center
Job searching and networking advice and opportunities for college students.
http://campus.monster.com/

National Business and Disability Council
Resources and networking for corporations interested in employing people with disabilities.
http://www.business-disability.com/

ProjectHired.org
Employment resources for people with disabilities including a mentor program, temporary employment opportunities, access to corporate training, and a Deaf Employment Focus program.
http://www.projecthired.org/