Workshop #1: CV and Cover Letters

Recording of Workshop #1

Cover letters and CVs 

OLA Mentoring Sample Resumes/CVs

Academic Librarian [blog] CV Example

Career Services, University of Texas at Austin, CV Writing Guide

Student Life, University of Toronto, Creating your Academic CV for Masters and PhDs 

Career Centre, University of Toronto Mississauga, Prepare Cover Letter Content

Career Services, University of Saskatchewan, Cover Letter Guide 

Kelsky, Karen (2016), Dr. Karen’s Rules of the Academic CV 

Cassuto, Leonard (2019), 8 Tips to Improve Your CV, The Chronicle of Higher Education 

How to Write a Good Resume, Government of Canada

University of British Columbia (UBC), Resumes Cover Letters and Curriculum Vitae

UBC Okanagan, Resumes, Cover Letters, Curriculum Vitae, and Interviews

Educational Credential Assessment

The Comparative Education Service (CES) was established by the University of Toronto and is Canada’s only university-based academic credential assessment agency.

Employment Resources

COSTI Immigrant Services is a community-based multicultural agency providing employment, educational, settlement and social services to all immigrant communities, new Canadians and individuals in need of assistance. 

Government of Canada: Prepare to work in Canada 

Government of Canada: Find Free Newcomer Services Near You – select the geographical location and check ‘Help Finding a Job’ to narrow the results 

ACCES Employment – Ontario Employment Services

Ontario Employment Services – Find Employment and Training Services in Ontario