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Readings In Contemporary Non-Fiction - Oakland Campus: Library Links

A guide for students in ENGWRT 1390 class with professor Maggie Jones.


Dorm Life, 1962. University of Pittsburgh Historic Photographs, 1884-present

Welcome to the Readings in Contemporary Non-Fiction research guide. This guide is designed to assist you with using library resources to locate background information for your final paper.



The University Library System

The University of Pittsburgh libraries and collections provide an abundant amount of information and services to our students, faculty, staff, administrators, and researchers. In fiscal year 2012, the University’s 25 libraries and collections have surpassed 6.6 million volumes. In addition, they contain more than 5.5 million microforms, and over 279,000 current serials.

Below are some helpful library links: