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Course & Subject Guides

Department of Physics & Astronomy - Oakland Campus: Resources for Graduate Students

This guide provides information and resources for undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty in the departments of Physics and Astronomy.

Help with Writing

ETD Support Services:

Useful Research Guides:

The Writing Center:

Organizing your research and putting your ideas down on paper can be difficult.  You can get writing help at the Writing Center.

Public Speaking Resources:

Citation Styles:

Need help using a specific citation style? See our Citation Styles guide for an overview of APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, and IEEE styles, or see this environmental engineering guide for an overview of ACS style.

Citation Management Tools:

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Online citation managers are an easy way to keep track of all of your references. The University Library System resources work with tools such as Mendeley and EndNote. These are tools for importing citations from sources like PITTCat+ and article databases that can automatically integrate them into your research paper and bibliography. 

Help with Research

Research Support Services at the Library:

See the overview of research support or the following specific areas.

Pitt Resources for Conducting Research: 

See the overview of research at Pitt, or the following specific resources.

Innovation Institute:

Resources for Market Research:

Additional Resources:

Things that may be of use for your graduate career at Pitt.