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Course & Subject Guides

Business Resources for Engineers

This guide will introduce you to business resources of particular interest to engineers.

Thomas Register of Manufactures

Unlike the other resources listed on this guide, ThomasNet is a freely available resource, meaning you will still be able to access it after you leave Pitt.

What is Included?

This database includes Supplier Discovery, product catalogs, CAD models, custom quotes, and diversity and quality, and industry news.

Search for Suppliers/Distributors/Manufacturers


Select the Supplier Discovery link, the first one in the main navigation menu. Use the drop down menus to enter your search criteria.


You can refine the results on the left hand side menu options.