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INTERNSHIP
GUIDE
Table of Contents
Internships: An Introduction…………………………………………………………………….……...3
Steps in the Process……………………………………………………………………………………4, 5
Tools for the Search
Using CareerLink to Look for a Job…………………………………………..………..….….6
Networking…………………………………………….…………………………..….…..…….7
The Résumé…..………………………………….………………………………….……8, 9, 10
The References .…..……....…………………………………………………………………...11
Professional Correspondence
Cover Letter Tips ………………………………..…………………….……..……..……12, 13
Sample Cover Letter………………………………………………………………………..…14
Thank You Letter………………….……………………………………………………….….15
Professional Email……………………………………………………………………………..16
Interview Skills & Research..……………………………………………………………………...17, 18
Dress for Success……………………………………..…………………………..………………….....19
Useful Job Search Links……………………………………………………………………….......20, 21
This booklet has been written and compiled by
Indiana University Southeast
Office of Career Development Center
Rose Shannon, Internship Coordinator
4201
Grant Line Road
University Center 106
New Albany, IN 47150-6405
Phone: (812) 941-2275
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