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Course & Subject Guides
Use the links below to access the resources of the University Library System (ULS) at Pitt.
ULS Home Page
The main page of the University Library System. Use this page to access research databases and electronic journals, search the catalog, and review your user account.
Research Databases For Engineering
A listing of engineering-focused research databases, along with a short list of general-interest databases.
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Books on Communication for Engineers
Don't Be Such a Scientist by
Publication Date: 2018
This book provides a toolkit for developing technical reports quickly and efficiently. It offers offers clear, specific guidelines for developing each of the sections (abstract, conclusions, introduction, and discussion) and designing and using graphics that illustrate your results.
Communicating As Women in STEM by
Publication Date: 2018-09-19
Teaches constructive communication strategies for interaction with mentees, mentors, faculty, managers, colleagues and other professionals Contains observation exercises that include questions and sample scenarios to illustrate communication strategies
Public Speaking for Engineers by
Publication Date: 2017-06-13
As a practicing engineer, Veis offers a wealth of practical advice and enthusiastic coaching to anyone who needs to make a technical presentation to a nontechnical group of decision makers.