Business & Careers
Our databases have lots of information from trusted sources that’s typically not available through the Internet. You’ll need your library card to log in.
||Get Canadian financial information including stock quotes.
|Wall Street Executive Library
||Excellent business website includes over 850 financial, newspaper, magazine, general information links for Canada, the U.S., and International companies.
|New York Stock Exchange
||Online stock quotes over the Internet and much more from the New York Stock Exchange.
|Small Business BC
||A resource center for business information and services.
Job Search and Career Information
||Job listings for B.C. and Alberta.
||Canadian municipal job postings.
||Canadian job search engine
||Listing of jobs, work or business opportunities in Human Resource Centres of Canada by employers around the country.
||A job search engine that, for each job title, includes the top ten samples from the work experience section of resumes. Offers advice on cover letters and resumes.
||Job search for Canada
||Job search engine, listing almost 300,000 jobs in Canada.
||Search for a job or learn about hundreds of different types of careers. Includes information about job responsibilities, working conditions, employment prospects, industry profiles and earnings statistics.
||"Canada's largest and most popular online job site". Tips on resumes and more included.
||Links and information on job search, career information, resume writing, student resources.
||Company reviews, salary reports, interview reviews and questions and more.
||Resume writing tips and samples.
|Industry Training Authority
||Information about trades and apprenticeships in B.C., including schools and courses, financial assistance and accreditation requirements.
|Resume on Monster
||Resume writing tips and samples. Post your resume here for employers to find and read.
|Canva Resume Builder
||A free online resume builder from Canva. Plenty of modern, eye-catching templates to choose from.
|Skilled Immigrant InfoCentre
||New to Canada? Find out how to get accredited in your field. Check out the Employment Guides for detailed information by occupation.
||"Key information to jump-start your career planning." Includes labour market information, self assessment, careers, jobs, outlooks, education, job skills. Excellent British Columbia government resource.
The library is an Employment Connections Centre. This is a free service offering a Job Search Centre, with Employment and Career Counsellors. The Centre also offers help in resume writing, career interest assessments, and information on funding options for re-training and education. A career cruising database is available to explore careers, education, and training to build your own career portfolio. Private meetings with a Career Counsellor can take place in the Library’s reading room using a patron computer linked to Skype and a webcam.
Please contact the library for more information.