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Preparing a Curriculum Vitae

Career & Leadership Development Series: Preparing a Curriculum Vitae

Writing a CV

APA CV Writing Dos and Don'ts - American Psychological Association's CV information for academic careers and non-academic careers.

Creating your Academic CV  Handbook for masters and doctoral students

Purdue OWL: Writing the Curriculum Vitae  Overall guide on CVs with content, format and construction topics

University of Washington Career Center  Handbook for providing formatting and content suggestions for developing your CV

Curriculum Vitae Samples

A summary of academic cover letter writing, including tailoring the letter to your audience for each job and distinctions between business and academic cover letters.

Arizona State Virtual Career Center: Sample A

Arizona State Virtual Career Center: Sample B

Cover Letter Writing Guide (Columbia University)  Guidelines by paragraph

Guide to Writing Cover Letters (University of California, Berkeley)  Doctoral students and Academia

Stanford University Biology   Specific to Biology

Writing a Cover Letter

Academic Cover Letters (Purdue University)

How to Write a Cover Letter  U.S. News and World Report- advice on tone and approach

Understanding Cover Letters (Chronicle of Higher Education)  Cover letter construction and blog

Cover Letter Samples

Claremont Graduate Colleges

Stanford University  Geared toward academic positions