CS/IT Career Resources
Association for Computing Machinery - ACM is the world's largest educational and scientific computing society. ACM delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession and provides the computing field's premier Digital Library while serving its members and the computing profession with leading-edge publications, conferences, and career resources.
CompTIA - CompTIA is the world's leading tech association. CompTIA’s programs set industry standards, foster skills development and generate knowledge and insight every day.
IEEE Computer Society - An IEEE membership offers access to technical innovation, cutting-edge information, networking opportunities, and exclusive member benefits. Members support IEEE's mission to advance technology for humanity and the profession, while memberships build a platform to introduce careers in technology to students around the world.
National Center for Women & Information Technology - The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) is the only national non-profit focused on women's participation in computing across the entire ecosystem, helping more than 1,100 organizations recruit, retain, and advance women from K-12 and higher education through industry and entrepreneurial careers by providing support, evidence, and action.
Network and Systems Professionals Association - NaSPA began publishing a Technical Support magazine in 1987 and focused on mainframe systems. A few years later, the publication was expanded to include more diverse topics including disaster recovery, virtualization, career development and technical management.
Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence - AI Magazine and Job Board
Computing Research Association - CRA counts among its members more than 200 North American organizations active in computing research: academic departments of computer science and computer engineering; laboratories and centers in industry, government, and academia; and affiliated professional societies (AAAI, ACM, CACS/AIC, IEEE Computer Society, SIAM USENIX). CRA works with these organizations to represent the computing research community and to effect change that benefits both computing research and society at large.
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics - Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is an international community of 14,500+ individual members. Almost 500 academic, manufacturing, research and development, service and consulting organizations, government, and military organizations worldwide are institutional members. SIAM was incorporated in 1952 as a nonprofit organization to convey useful mathematical knowledge to other professionals who could implement mathematical theory for practical, industrial, or scientific use.
National Academy of Engineering at the National Academies for Science, Engineering and Medicine - Founded in 1964, the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) is a private, independent, nonprofit institution that provides engineering leadership in service to the nation. The mission of the National Academy of Engineering is to advance the well-being of the nation by promoting a vibrant engineering profession and by marshalling the expertise and insights of eminent engineers to provide independent advice to the federal government on matters involving engineering and technology.
Technology Publications and Blogs
CS/IT Career Job Boards
Crunchboard.com by Tech Crunch
Occupational Outlook Handbook - Computer and Information Technology Career Descriptions
O*Net - Information Technology Careers
Minnesota State CAREERwise - Information Technology
Software and Technology Review Services - Useful to learn about the range of companies and products out there, and to find possible employment opportunities in your area of interest.
Useful Articles about careers in CS/IT