The Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) publishes numerous publications and research papers, many of which are available online from BLS.

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Occupational Outlook Handbook
The Occupational Outlook Handbook is a nationally recognized source of career information designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives.

Occupational Outlook Quarterly Online
Occupational Outlook Online provides practical information on jobs and careers. Articles are written in straightforward, non-technical language and cover a wide variety of career and work-related topics, such as new and emerging occupations, training opportunities, salary trends, and results of new studies from BLS.

Monthly Labor Review Online
Monthly Labor Review is the principal journal of fact, analysis, and research from BLS. Each month, economists, statisticians, and experts from BLS join with private sector professionals and state and local government specialists to provide a wealth of research in a wide variety of fields — the labor force, the economy, employment, and many more.

Catalog of BLS Publications
An expansive listing of publications available to download or order from BLS.

Monthly Labor Review: The Editor's Desk
Provides information and highlights from all over the BLS Web site.

Economic News Releases
Information on the latest statistics releases from BLS.