CaPS Acquisitions Update (July 2011)


CaPS Acquisitions Update - July 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)

Standardized Tests


  • 10 New Actual, Official LSAT Preptests with Comparative Reading
  • Cracking the LSAT 2012 [Book + DVD]
  • Official LSAT Handbook
  • Manhattan LSAT Logic Games Strategy Guide (2nd ed.)
  • Manhattan LSAT Logic Reasoning Strategy Guide (2nd ed.)
  • Next 10 Actual, Official LSAT PrepTests, (The)
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 43
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 44
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 45
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 46
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 47
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 48
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 49
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 50
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 51
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 52
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 53
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 54
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 55
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 56
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 57
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 58
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 59
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 60
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 61
  • Offical LSAT PrepTest 62


  • Cracking the GMAT 2012 [Book + DVD]
  • Official Guide for GMAT Quantitative Review (2nd ed.)
  • Official Guide for GMAT Review, (The) (12th ed.)
  • Official Guide for GMAT Verbal Review (2nd ed.)


  • 1,014 Practice Questions for the New GRE (2nd ed.)
  • Cracking the GRE Psychology Subject Test (8th ed.)
  • Cracking the New GRE 2012 [Book + DVD]
  • Crash Curse for the New GRE (4th ed.)
  • Math Workout for the New GRE (2nd ed.)
  • Verbal Workout for the New GRE (4th ed.)

Other Tests

  • Cracking the MCAT 2011-2012
  • Cracking the TOEFL iBT 2012 [Book + CD-ROM]
  • How to Master Psychometric Tests: Expert Advice on Test Preparation with Practice Questions from Leading Test Providers (Revised, 4th ed.)
  • How to Pass Numerical Reasoning Tests: A Step-By-Step Guide to Learning Key Numeracy Skills (2nd ed.)
  • How to Pass Numeracy Tests: Test Your Knowledge of Number Problems, Data Interpretation Tests and Number Sequences (4th ed.)
  • Kaplan OAT (Optometry Admissions Test) (4th ed.)
  • Kaplan DAT (Dental Admission Test) (7th ed.)
  • Official Guide to the TOEFL Test, (The) (3rd ed.) [Book + CD-ROM]

Cover Letters, Résumés, Interviews

  • Cover Letter Magic: Trade Secrets of Professional Resume Writers (4th ed.)
  • Complete Idiot's Guide to Cold Calling
  • Google Résumé: How to Prepare for a Career and Land a Job at Apple, Microsoft, Google, or Any Top Tech Company
  • Interview Magic: Job Interview Secrets from America's Career and Life Coach (2nd ed.)
  • Not for Sale!: Why We Need a New Job Search Mindset
  • Résumé Magic: Trade Secrets of a Professional Résumé Writer (4th ed.)

Career Descriptions

  • A Day in the Life: Career Options in Library and Information Science
  • Career Opportunities in the Film Industry (2nd ed.)
  • Complete Guide to Careers in Special Events, (The): Step Toward Success!
  • Green Careers: You Can Make Money and Save the Planet
  • How to Stay Afloat in the Academic Library Job Pool
  • Physician Scientist's Career Guide, (The)

Directory, Financial Aid, Diversity, Specialized Studies

  • Directory of Executive and Professional Recruiters 2011-2012, (The)
  • Financial Assistance for Library and Information Studies: Academic Year 2010-2011
  • Knowing Your Value: Women, Money, and Getting What You're Worth
  • Successful Match, (The): 200 Rules to Succeed in the Residency Match

Specific Industries

  • 50 carrières des l'industrie minière
  • 50 carrières des transports
  • Guide de l'emploi en environnement, (le)

Magazines and Serials (Online and Print)

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

  • Artsboard: Canada's 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 employment.
  • International Career Employment Weekly: Source of information on international career positions.
  • TIE - The International Educator: News and international teaching jobs.
  • CareerRookie: Featured articles in employment outlook, virtual career fairs and more.
  • Job Postings: A magazine that gives students more than practical advice on education and job hunting.
  • University Affairs: A magazine for and about Canada’s university community.
  • Verge Magazine: A magazine for exploring opportunities to study, work and volunteer abroad.

Online Career Resources

  • Labour Market Information: Monthly MLI Bulletins.
  • 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.
  • Bridge - Worldwide Music Connection: Music-related postings. Contact McGill CaPS for username and password.
  • Devex (require VPN): International development premium job. board.
  • Career Cruising: An industry-leading online career guidance and planning system. Contact McGill CaPS for username and password.

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)
caps.library [at]
Office Phone: 
514-398-3304 ext. 00950