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 & Online Resources
Books that help you identify ideal career path and career options in various fields (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.
- Opportunities in...Books: Speech-Language Pathology, Marketing, Museum careers, etc.
- Careers in...eVideos: Earth, Physical Sciences, Business, etc. *(VPN is required)
- Career Opportunities in...Books: Available in the McGill Library *(VPN is required)
- Spotlight on Careers in...eVideos: Science, Sports, Arts, Food, Education, etc. *(VPN is required)
- 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.
Explore your career options in a wide range of in-demand fields:
- Careers in Chemistry
- Careers in Communications & Media
- Careers in Healthcare
- Careers in Hospitality & Tourism
- Careers in Law, Criminal Justice & Emergency Services
- Careers in Physics
To access the database, click Salem Online - Careers
Note: This database is accessible with ON-CAMPUS computer workstations.
More Free Resources
The following resources provide career information such as job descriptions, career paths, salary ranges, training programs and more.
- Career Cruising
A career exploration tool that offers hundreds of different careers and their descriptions - everything from accountant to zookeeper. To access, contact caps [dot] library [at] mcgill [dot] ca or login to the Career Databases & Periodicals for username and password.
- Explore Careers by Education Program (Job Bank Canada)
Enter a field of study to find out career information such as employment rate and earnings.
- MySkills myFuture (CareerOne Stop)
- My Next Move (O*NET)
Find out career options by enter a job title or by browsing industries.
- Recommended Websites - Additional career exploration tools.