Career Resources

The Tisch Office of Career Development is equipped with computer stations with internet and printing to help you conduct career-related business.  Stop by and browse our reference library which houses major entertainment industry trade publications, periodicals, and other industry guides.  You may also utilize our on-site access to the following electronic research tools:

Studio System
Get in the loop with the entertainment industry's premiere data source, containing frequently updated development and production details and data, talent representation, performance and financial data, and a comprehensive entertainment company directory.

Browse casting calls and search casting director and talent agent directories.

Find people, projects, company details and contact information, as well as statistical information based on popularity and grosses, with this enhanced version of the Internet Movie Database.

Foundation Center
Search through a database containing thousands of grant opportunities and other funding resources for the arts.

You may call ahead to reserve your spot on one of our workstations.

Please note that although TOCD has shifted to virtual operations during the COVID-19 pandemic, access to these databases is available remotely. For details, please email


  • Tisch Alumni Affairs offers a wealth of resources, alumni councils, and programming to support your artistic pursuits and link you to the pulse of the creative industries.
  • Wasserman Center for Career Development is NYU's central career service office, offering extended resources for working professionals, career-changers, and alumni at various points in their career path. More info about Wasserman can be found at
  • Tisch School of the Arts Professional Courses are for those interested in continuous learning after graduation. Register for short courses or master classes in different parts of the media industry to build skills in your career or simply for personal growth. Alumni receive a 10% discount.