These 31 quick pieces of advice are helpful tips for putting together an authentic, thoughtful cover letter that gets read.
Review the key elements of an effective cover letter, in 25 straightforward points (5 of which are related to the importance of proofreading!)
A step-by-step tutorial covering the major points to consider when writing a covering letter - with links to samples.
Do not be fooled by the name. Visit this site for information on cover letters. Find samples of recent grads, online or cold contact applications. Also look for examples of acceptance, declination and thank you letters.
This Australian resource has solid advice for Canadian students writing a cover letter as well.
Here's a solid guideline for writing a great cover letter (essential to accompany a resume), with LOTS of useful links to other sites for job hunters.