Several professional organizations that you may find useful are:
The Geographical Society ..."Exists to promote effective geographic teaching research and literacy at all levels and in all settings" From the web page.
"The Association of American Geographers (AAG) is a nonprofit scientific and educational society. Its members promote discussion in the practice of geography." From the web page.
Produced by the U.S. Department of Labor the web page describes geographers work environment, education requirements, pay scale, and job outlook.
Access to full-text library resources from off-campus is easy!
Search as you normally do, click on the link to full-text, log in with your Pitt email login and password, and you're good to go for your entire searching session! Access will work best if you stay in the same browser.
A database is an online collection of article that you can search by topic or keyword. Databases are great sources for articles becuase much of the material in ULS databases is the high quality, scholarly research information that most professors want. Most of our databases offer links to the full text of articles.
To search a database:
These databases should be useful starting places for your Geography Research.
The following E-journals can be accesed through the University Library System.