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CE1503: Intro to Environmental Engineering - Johnstown Campus

A helpful guide for students in CE1503: Intro to Environmental Engineering on the Pitt-Johnstown campus.

Begin your research at library.pitt.edu to find books, articles, databases, research guides, and other useful information necessary to conduct your research.

PittCat

undefined PittCat is the main searching tool for all of the materials owned by the University Library System (ULS), including articles, books, ebooks, journal articles, ejournals, audio and video, digital images, government documents, microfilm and movies.

Searching Techniques

Phrase Searching - PittCat allows for phrase searching with the use of “  “. For example, the search "climate change" will find items with the phrase climate change in them.

Wildcard and Truncation – You can use wildcards (* and ?) symbols to search PittCat.

Advanced Searching - Check the Advanced Search for more tips and techniques to enhance your search, including Boolean Operators (AND, OR, NOT). Note: Boolean Operators must be entered in all uppercase/capital letters.

Library Databases for Engineering