Job Search Success Tutorial

Career Subject Guide/Career Cruising Database

The Career Resources Subject Guide provides resources on the following:

  • Occupation Information
  • News and Articles
  • Directories
  • Job Banks
  • Government
  • Job Fairs and Conferences
  • Associations
  • Employment Agencies
  • Labour Market
  • Resumes, Cover Letters, and Interviews

Career Cruising Database

Career Cruising is a library database. It profiles over 450 occupations with Canadian information.

How do I search for an occupation?

Follow these steps for searching the Career Cruising database:

  1. Go to the Career Cruising database (if you’re off campus you’ll need to enter your username and password)
  2. Type your career in the top search box
  3. Click the link for the career

Career Cruising offers the following categories of information:

  • At a Glance
  • Job Description
  • Working Conditions
  • Earnings
  • Education
  • Sample Career Path
  • Related Careers
  • Other Resources
  • Interviews
  • Job Positings
  • TEST YOURSELF! Using the Career Cruising database, click here to answer a practice quiz question. To begin, enter CAP as your name.




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