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
- 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.
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.library [at] mcgill.ca or login to the Career Databases & Periodicals for username and password.
- Recommended Career Exploration Websites