BrowZine is an app for the iPad, Android, or Kindle devices that allows you to:
Please note: journals available to view through BrowZine do not reflect the entirety of the University Library System's journal subscriptions.
Box has been adopted as the universal cloud storage service at Pitt. It is supported by CSSD. It is recommended for:
Use this guide to learn how to use Box effectively for your work at Pitt:
You can install the PITTCat+ browser plug-in for Internet Explorer or Firefox. This will allow you to search for library materials from your searchbar.
Evernote is a research management tool that allows you to create, organize, and share your research and notes across platforms. Evernote is accessible via web, deskop, smartphone, and tablet platforms.
Workflowy is a free web-based organization tool that allows you to create simple, flexible, collapsible lists and outlines.
RSS stands for "Really Simple Syndication" and it delivers content to a feed reader as an XML file. You can subscribe to a RSS feed with a feed reader or a news aggregator.
You'll know a page has an RSS feed if you see this icon. You will often see these icons in the URL bar in a web browser or at the bottom of a web page. They'll also show up in databases and publisher web sites.
View the introductory video on this page to learn more about RSS.