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Teen Employment

Internet Sites
Includes many resources for teens researching career options.  A wide variety of resources for career exploration, including a database of career profiles, videos, a salary calculator, and top ten lists, are featured. 
Snag a Job
Job website focusing on hourly employment.  Good resource for teens looking for part-time employment.  Browsing jobs includes a category for "Teen Jobs."
Teen Workers: Safety and Health Topics
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration provides information on teen worker safety and health information.  The site includes sections for teens, parents, and employers of teen workers.
Work Permits
Provides detailed information on work permits and employment of minors from the State of Maryland's Division of Labor and Industry. 
This is the Equal Employment Opportunity Commision (EEOC) Web site for youth in the workplace.  Designed to teach teens about their rights and responsibilities in the workforce, the site also includes information on how to file complaints and provides sample EEOC cases to read.  Downloadable fact sheets, brochures, and bookmarks are provided as well.

maintained by the staff of the Job & Career Information Center, State Library Resource Center, Enoch Pratt Free Library

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