An internship is a terrific way to get hands on experience (you can put it on your resume), meet people in your field of interest (and begin networking). You may even gain course credit or earn a stipend.
InternMatch.com - Searchable listings, tools and articles designed to get, and keep an internship.
UC Berkeley's Internship Guide - A presentation including "to do" lists, hot tips, how to develop your own internship and a sample internship resume.
IntershipPrograms.com - Database of positions from WetFeet.com.
Best Bets for Internships Abroad - Great links for finding an internship.
Environmental Protection Agency - Opportunities in Washington DC, laboratories and regional EPA locations nationwide for students to gain vital career experience while contributing to the mission of protecting human health and safeguarding the environment.
Embassy and Diplomatic Scholars Program - Internships in foreign policy without leaving the U.S. from the Institute for Experiential Learning.
Science Undergraduate Laboratory Fellowships - Paid internships in U.S. Department of Energy facilities.
HACU National Internship Program - A wide range of opportunities from the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities.
Emma Bowen Foundation - This organization established an internship for PCC students interested in public relations in the music industry.
Internships.com - Numerous internships & a powerful search engine. Tips, blogs, news in a fun format.
Intern Source - Internship help from the Community College Foundation.
Idealist: Action Without Borders - Jobs, internships & volunteer opportunities.
Student Conservation Association - environmental internships.
Internships, Summer Jobs and Research Training Programs - A compilation of web resources. From Francisco Alberto Tomei Torres, Ph.D.
Smithsonian Institution Center for Museum Studies - help this world class museum produce programs, exhibits, and research.
Los Angeles County Arts Commission- paid summer internships at various agencies.
Intern Abroad - Worldwide internships from Boston University.
VolunteerMatch - Join VolunteerMatch to connect with causes and learn about volunteer opportunities that matter to you. Learn about local volunteer opportunities, organizations to get involved in and read about volunteer stories.