CaPS Acquisition Update (May 2011)


CaPS Acquisitions Update - May 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)


Job Search, Networking and Professional Development

  • How to Get a Great Job: A Library How-To Handbook
  • Outsiders on the Inside: How to Create a Winning Career - Even When You Don't Fit In!
  • True Change: How Outsiders on the Inside Get Things Done in Organizations
  • Twitter Job Search Guide: Finding a Job and Advance Your Career in Just 15 Minutes

Standardized Tests and Specialized Studies

  • GRE: The Official Guide to the Revised General Test [Book + CD-ROM]
  • Directory of Canadian Universities 2011
  • Doing Right: A Practical Guide to Ethics for Medical Trainees and Physicians (2nd ed.)
  • Medical School Admission Requirements (MSAR) 2012-2013
  • So, You Want to Be a Doctor, Eh?: A Guidebook to Canadian Medical School
  • If You Want to Write: A Book about Art, Independence and Spirit

Persons with Disabilities

  • Job Search Handbook for People with Disabilities (3rd ed.)

Québec Directories

  • Administration publique au Québec 2011-2012
  • Québec international 2011

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.
  • Job Postings: A magazine that give students more than practical advice on education and job hunting.
  • 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.

Labour Market Information / Online Employer Directories and International Opportunities

  • Labour Market Information: CAPSScoop (May 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

Lisa Lin
Career Planning Service
caps.library [at]
Office Phone: 
514-398-3304 ext. 00950