Career Resource Library

For more career related information, check out our Career Resource Library.

The Career Resource Library is located in DV 3094. It contains information about a wide range of career choices, resume and cover letter preparation guides, effective work search methods, tip sheets and much more.

In Person Resources

The UTM Career Centre library holds a variety of career related books and the latest information on topics ranging from job searching and further education to career planning for specific groups including graduate students and the LGBTQ community. If you’re not sure what to do with your degree we have books with fresh career ideas for every discipline from Art to Zoology.

You can search our collection of career books by visiting the Library Thing website.

Also, check out our collection of Career Profiles binders containing detailed information about careers in: Business, Finance and Administration; Natural and Applied Sciences; Health; Social Science, Education and Religion; Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport; Sales and Services; Trades, Apprenticeships and Primary Industries.

E-Books

Our e-book collection covers a range of subjects from what to do with your degree in science to where you can find careers that make a social impact. Our collection also features books that prepare you for grad school such as the MCAT and LSAT. If you have just completed your PhD, you can find e-books that can help you figure out what is next. Our e-books are available for a 14-day loan for offline use through your mobile device.

Books That Make You Think

Each month the Career Centre features books that will help you navigate your way through your career journey. We hope to inspire you, educate you and maybe even surprise you. 

 

Green Careers: Choosing Work for a Sustainable Future

Green Careers- Choosing Work for a Sustainable Future Book Cover

Sustainability has become a very important topic in the last few years as we continue to fight global warming and other environmental issues. As industries move towards more environment friendly practices it is important to know what your career would look like in this new sustainable world. And if it would even exist. This unique book on career advice, which is based on labour market research, discusses green careers in practically every field of interest.

You can explore potential green career paths with the assistance of the writers' significant experience in career and workforce development. Describe options for green careers, for example: How much can I expect to make? Which education do I require? How popular is this line of work? How do I transition to a green profession?

Clear and straightforward information about the newly expanding sector of green and environmental jobs is provided by Green Careers. Chapters consist of: An overview of green jobs per industry 90 distinct occupation profiles divided into 12 different career groups more than 65 case studies and interviews with individuals with green job roles Iand much more. So If you are looking for a resource to locating a career that you will be enthusiastic about and succeeding while doing what you love, this is the perfect book for you.

 

This resource can be found in the UTM Career Centre’s e-book collection.

More information on this resource, and others similar to it, can be found under the “What’s my work-search strategy? tab in our e-book collection.

 


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updated August 3, 2022