Explore by Major

Whether you are looking for career options or types of employers in your chosen field, this database provides a list of useful handouts, books and websites relating to your area of study.

Career Books (available at CaPS)

  • Great Jobs for...Books: English majors, Liberal Arts majors, Math majors, etc.
  • Careers for...Books: Animal Lovers, Culture Lovers, Scientific Types, etc.
  • Careers in...Books: Chemistry, Communications, Healthcare, Physics, etc.
  • Career opportunities in...Books: Agriculture, Conservation, Law, Library, etc.
  • Opportunities in...Books: Speech-Language Pathology, Marketing, Museum careers, etc.
  • For more career books and e-books: Resource Catalogue
    Search with words like "Great jobs for", "Careers for", "Career opportunities in" or "Opportunities in" in the Title field to see a list of books available at CaPS Resource Centre.

Career E-books (available in the McGill Library)

  • Salem Online Careers in...Books: Explore career options in a wide range of in-demand fields (This resource is only accessible with on-campus computer workstations).
    - Careers in chemistry
    - Careers in healthcare
    - Careers in communications & media
    - Careers in hospitality & tourism
    - Careers in law, criminal justice & emergency services
    - Careers in physics
    - Visit this link for more career books.
  • Career Opportunities in...Books: Available in the McGill Library *(VPN is required)
    - Career opportunities in agriculture, food and natural resources
    - Career opportunities in clinical drug research
    - Career opportunities in conservation and the environment
    - Career opportunities in education
    - Career opportunities in the internet, video games, and multimedia
    - Career opportunities in library and information science
    - Career opportunities in law and the legal industry
    - Career opportunities in journalism
    - Career opportunities in music
    - Career opportunities in psychology
    - Career opportunities in the food and beverage industry
    - Career opportunities in television and cable
    - Visit this link for more career opportunities in...e-books

Career Videos

  • Careers in...Videos *(VPN is required)
    - Careers in information technology
    - Careers in fashion
    - Careers in physical sciences
    - Careers in the life sciences
    - Visit this link for more career in...videos
  • Spotlight on Careers in...Videos *(VPN is required)
    - Spotlight on careers in arts
    - Spotlight on careers in science
    - Spotlight on careers in medicine
    - Spotlight on careers in education
    - Spotlight on careers in technology
    - Spotlight on careers in sports
    - Spotlight on careers in food
    - Visit this link for more spotlight on careers in...videos.

Recommended Websites

The following resources provide career information such as job descriptions, career paths, salary ranges, training programs and more.


*How to set up a VPN connection

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