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Course & Subject Guides
This guide is meant to help with your library research and writing assignments for the First Year Engineering Program. The guide presents you with general tips for finding appropriate resources and conducting your library research, along with guidance for the library research required for each of the writing assignments for the class.
Looking for an entry point into all of the content provided by the University Library System? Use this page to access research databases and electronic journals, search the catalog, and review your user account.
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.
- Engineering Library Home Page
Find resources specific to engineering, links to engineering research guides, and information about library hours and contacts.
- Research Databases For Engineering
A listing of engineering-focused research databases, along with a short list of general-interest databases.
Finding the Library
This map shows the locations of the Bevier Engineering Library, Falk Health Sciences Library, Chemistry Library, and the Langley Library (Biology and Chemistry). Come on in! We have room to study and we are happy to help you with your research questions.
The Bevier Engineering Library is located on the ground floor of Benedum Hall. We're right next to the Einstein Bagel shop.
Chemistry Library is located on the first floor of Chevron Science Center, just around the corner from the Bunsen Brewer coffee shop.
Falk Library is located in 200 Scaife Hall.
Langley Library is located on the first floor of Langley Hall.