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CaPS Acquisitions Update (March 2010)


Published: 1 Mar 2011

CaPS Acquisitions Update - March 2011

Check out our new career books and resources to help you to plan and get your dream career.

CaPS, Brown Student Services Building (room 2200)


Summer Jobs, Volunteer Opportunities and Entrepreneurship

  • Archaeo-Volunteers: The Worldwide Guide to Archaeological and Heritage Volunteering (2nd ed.)
  • How to Start a Small Business in Canada: Your Road Map to Financial Freedom (2nd ed.)
  • Live & Work in Canada (4th ed.)
  • Summer Jobs Worldwide 2011
  • Volunteer Vacations: Short-Term Adventures that Will Benefit You and Others (10th ed.)
  • Wildlife & Conservation Volunteering: The Complete Guide

Career Description and Sector-Specific Directory

  • 101 Careers in Social Work
  • Becoming an Urban Planner: A Guide to Careers in Planning and Urban Design
  • Definitive Guide to Getting a Teaching Job, (The): An Insider's Guide to Finding the Right Job, Writing the Perfect Resume, and Nailing the Interview
  • Green Careers
  • Health Care Job Explosion! (4th ed.)
  • Saving the Earth as a Career: Advice on Becoming a Conservation Professional
  • Surviving Your Academic Job Hunt: Advice for Humanities PhDs
  • What's the Alternative?: Career Options for Librarians and Info Pros
  • Where the Jobs Are Now: The Fastest-Growing Industries and How to Break into Them
  • Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2011

Career Description: Psychology

  • Life After Graduate School in Psychology: Insider's Advice from New Psychologists
  • Major in Psychology: Achieving Your Educational and Career Goals
  • Your Career in Psychology: Putting Your Graduate Degree to Work

Career Description: Non-profit Careers

  • Jobs That Matter: Find a Stable, Fulfilling Career in Public Service
  • Practical Idealists: Changing the World and Getting Paid
  • Nonprofit Career Guide: How to Land a Job That Makes a Difference

Career Opportunities Series

  • Career Opportunities in Clinical Drug Research
  • Career Opportunities in Health Care Management: Perspectives from the Field
  • Career Opportunities in Library and Information Science
  • Career Opportunities in the Music Industry (6th ed.)
  • Career Opportunities in the Publishing Industry (2nd ed.)
  • Career Opportunities in the Sports Industry (4th ed.)

Career Opportunities Series (French Books)

  • 100 carrières de la santé et des services sociaux (3e éd.)
  • Carrières de l'ingénierie 2011, (Les)
  • Carrières de la comptabilité 2011, (Les)
  • Carrières du droit 2011, (Les)
  • Carrières d'avenir 2010, (Les)
  • Carrières de la formation universitaire 2011, (Les)
  • Métiers de la formation professionnelle 2010, (Les)

Self-Assessment, Résumés, Interviews, and Grant Writing

  • 101 Great Answers to the Toughest Interview Questions (6th ed.)
  • Career Match
  • Dental School Interview Guide
  • Expert Resumes for Computer and Web Jobs (3rd ed.)
  • Expert Resumes for Health Care Careers (2nd ed.)
  • Expert Resumes for Teachers and Educators (3rd ed.)
  • How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay
  • I Could Do Anything - If Only I Knew What It Was
  • Medical School Interview, (The)
  • Perfect Phrases for Letters of Recommendation

New DVDs: Work Your BA (also available at Centennial Centre, Macdonald Campus)

  • Work Your BA 2011 - PR, Marketing, and Communication with a BA [DVD]
  • Work Your BA 2011 - Careers in NGOs [DVD]
  • Work Your BA 2011 - Working in the Public Sector [DVD]

Magazines and Serials (Online and Print)

Accessible via myFuture (Shortcuts: View Career Resources -> Type: CaPS -> Subscription. Click "Apply Search"):

  • Artsboard: Canada's bimonthly employment and training e-bulletin for the Arts.
  • Canada Employment Weekly: Weekly job opportunities from across Canada.
  • Current Jobs in Liberal Arts: An entry-level careers employment bulletin published twice per month.
  • Devex: International development premium job board and more.
  • International Career Employment Weekly: Weekly comprehensive source of information on international career positions.
  • TIE - The International Educator: Newspaper and Job Postings, two-monthly publication.
  • University Affairs: A magazine for and about Canada’s university community.
  • Verge Magazine (Winter Issue): A magazine for exploring opportunities to study, work and volunteer abroad.
  • Job Postings: A magazine that give students more than practical advice on education and job hunting.

Labour Market Information / Online Employer Directories and International Opportunities

  • Labour Market Information: CAPSScoop (March Issue)
  • Going Global (require VPN): Worldwide job and internship listings, employer profiles, and country-specific career information.
  • Big Guide (require VPN): A comprehensive interactive web site that helps students and young professionals build global career skills.
  • Vault Guide (Career Insider) (require VPN): Downloadable career guidebooks, insider company surveys, industry profile, career advice.

Search our book catalogue and website directory for more career resources, covering graduate school, networking, occupational descriptions, employer directories, self-improvement, and everything in between.

Contact Information

Contact: Lisa Lin
Organization: Career Planning Service
Office Phone: 514-398-3304 ext. 00950
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