Register for a Career Conversation with an experienced professional that could include anything from a look at your resumé and cover letter, field testing some interview techniques, or a chat about your career options and future opportunities. Scroll down for information on registering for sessions in the Career Centre!

Career Lounge

Need a space to catch up and reconnect with former and future colleagues, mentors, and mentees? Visit the career lounge any time between 10am and 2pm, and until 4pm on Thursday!

Career Conversations and Resume Critiques: Pre-Booked Sessions

  • Wednesday, January 29th from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, January 30th from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, January 31st from 10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Career Meetup

  • Thursday, January 30th from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00p.m.

Get Some Advice at the Career Centre!

Are you striving to land that all-important first job? Been in one spot for a while now and looking to make a career shift? Or maybe you’re a student hoping to be selected for a co-op placement? Anyone interested in jump-starting their career can benefit by test-driving their skills in the friendly, risk-free environment of the Career Centre.

This year we are offering two types of Career Centre slots that allow you to meet with an experienced professional within the library field:

  • Resume Critique: Receive feedback on a resume and/or cover letter.
  • Career Conversation: Discuss career issues and options, or practice mock interview questions.

To sign up for one or more Career Centre slots, please fill out this form. You will be matched with a volunteer according to your selections and your timeslot will be confirmed via email. You must be registered for the conference on the date of your session.


Volunteer at the Career Centre!

Are you an experienced professional? We need your help at the Career Centre! This year we are offering two types of volunteer slots:

  • Resume Critique: Provide feedback on a resume and/or cover letter.
  • Career Conversation: Discuss career issues and options, or practice mock interview questions.

Volunteers will be offered a 25% discount on their conference registration fee. A discount code will be provided when volunteer shift(s) are confirmed. To sign up for a Career Centre volunteer slot, please fill out this form.

PLEASE NOTE: OLA cannot reimburse the discount after you have paid. Please wait until you have received the discount code to register. If you have already registered, please let us know and we can apply the discount code to next year’s conference.


Job Board

Looking for a job or have a job that you’d like to promote? The Career Centre Job Board is the place to go.

If you’re bringing a job ad, please ensure that contact/follow-up information is clearly stated. No need to send to us in advance, just bring to the Career Centre and you can pin it up!

Not attending OLA? Send your ad to olacareercentre@gmail.com to be posted.

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