Useful Websites

  • Canada.indeed.com - A comprehensive search engine for jobs to find thousands of jobs throughout Canada.
  • Employment Ontario - Ministry information on how to get training, skills, experience.
  • Job Bank : Guichet emplois - This is an easy way to find jobs in your area, and is produced by Human Resources Development Canada.
  • WowJobs - Search over 100,000 jobs from thousands of job boards, employment and career sites in Canada.
  • Job Shark Canada
  • Job Skills - Programs and services are provided at no cost to unemployed individuals and are funded by the Government of Canada as well as the provincial and municipal governments and the United Way of York Region.
  • Job-applications.ca - Information about working for some of the largest commercial businesses in Canada. 
  • Jobboom.com - Quebec's largest recruiting site.
  • Monster.ca 
  • Neuvoo.ca - Canadian job search, first launched in Quebec.
  • Schoolfinder - A good site for colleges and universities in Canada. It is searchable by degree program. 
  • Working.com 
  • Workopolis.com

  • Consumer Guide Automotive - Advice on buying a new or used car.
  • Consumer Search - Product reviews.
  • ServiceOntario Life Events - From the Ministry of Consumer and Business Services, this site offers help on "Having a Baby", "Managing Debt", "Moving", "Lost Wallet", "Getting Married" and "Getting Ready to Retire."
  • Managing your Debt - From the the Ministry of Consumer and Business Services.
  • Money.ca - Advice, real estate, mortgages, careers, investments.

  • Do it Yourself
  • Hometime - This is the web site companion to the home construction and repair show aired on PBS and the Learning Channel.
  • This Old House - This site provides current articles from the print version of the magazine. The Forum section of the site is particularly useful.

  • La Bibliothèque de référence virtuelle (BRV) - A French language portal that provides access to a wide range of online French resources chosen by librarians. 
  • Canada.com - Part of CanWest Global Communications offering newspaper, television and unique online content.
  • Canoe.ca - A provider of local and national news, entertainment and services. 
  • Ontario.ca - Government of Ontario information and service portal.
  • Virtual Reference Library - A web site of the Toronto Public Library that provides online information resources and guides users to Internet information sources.

  • Asia Source - The Asia Society provides the latest news stories, arts and cultural events and maps and statistics of Asian/Pacific countries.
  • Black History Biographies of Black personages, timeline.
  • Black History Canada
  • CBC Archives - Access more than seven decades of CBC radio and television history. 
  • Early Canadiana - Discover primary sources in Canadian history from the first European contact to the late 19th century.
  • Historica - Find everything you are looking for in The Canadian Encyclopedia and the Encyclopedia of Music in Canada, and then sit back and watch history come to life through Historica Minutes and Footprints.
  • Holocaust and Genocide Studies - Created by a professor at Webster University in St. Louis, this site includes a sizable list of web links to many examples of genocide. 
  • Learning about the Holocaust - Produced for the National Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.
  • Native American Sites
  • Ontario's Historical Plaques
  • Our Ontario - Find digital image, text, audio and video materials about Ontario history, heritage and culture.
  • Political Resources on the Net - Comprehensive, annotated directory of political sites available on the Internet. 
  • Institute of Egyptian Art & Archaeology - A colour tour of ancient Egyptian sites, artefacts and more, from the University of Memphis.
  • Simon Wiesenthal Centre - This is a rich, authoritative site for those who want to learn more about the Holocaust. Once at the site, click on "Explore and Learn" in the banner across the top of the page.