ULS News & Announcements

No Fines!
17 Mar 2020

Library books are not due until April 30, 2021

Library books checked out last academic year are not due until April 30, including E-Z Borrow and Interlibrary Loan Materials. No fines or fees will be applied to these materials. Questions? Contact Us. For more library service updates visit...
01 Oct 2020

The State of Hispanic/Latinx Business in the Pittsburgh Region

Join us on Tuesday, October 13 from Noon - 1p.m. for a lively conversation with service providers that support Hispanic/Latinx businesses, Pitt and city officials, and local entrepreneurs about the current climate, trends, and opportunities for the Pittsburgh region’s Hispanic-owned business...
Horror Studies - Archives of the dead
29 Sep 2020

Horror Studies - Archives of the dead

A conversation with Dan Kraus about his posthumous collaboration with George A. Romero and the treasures from the zombie maestro’s archive. - October 13, 2020 – 7p.m. Registration 
Horror Studies - Scream Queens
29 Sep 2020

Horror Studies - Scream Queens

The History and Future of Women in Horror. A Panel Discussion Featuring: Gwendolyn Kiste, Kathe Koja, Michelle Lane, and Sara Tantlinger - October 20, 2020 – 7p.m. - Registration
29 Sep 2020

Undergrads: Apply to be an Archival Scholar!

You can receive a $1,000 stipend to develop an independent research project using our Archives & Special Collections. Click here to learn more about the Archival Scholars Research Awards and apply by October 26!
We've Reach 10,000 ETDs!
16 Sep 2020

10,000 Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs)

We’ve reached 10,000 Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) in D-Scholarship! Almost 99% of our ETDs are freely available, which means scholars around the world can access the wealth of research conducted by Pitt students with no paywalls, as...
Hispanic Heritage Month: September 15-October 15 -- Hispanic Discussion Round Tables
08 Sep 2020

Hispanic Discussion Round Tables

Join us on Tuesday, September 22 from Noon-1:30pm as we host 5 Hispanic and Latin/a/o/e/x identifying individuals from various parts of Latin America to share their culture, their family structure and experiences in small group settings in a virtual platform. The goal of the Hispanic...
HathiTrust logo
24 Aug 2020

Note regarding HathiTrust access

Please note that the emergency electronic access to HathiTrust full-text books has stopped because of copyright restrictions. It is possible that something that was available electronically before, is now only available in print. Print books that were in the emergency access program continue to be...
Tiffany McKerahan
19 Aug 2020

Publishing with IEEE Webinar

This webinar focuses on how to publish a technical paper with IEEE on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 from 1-2pm. The presenter, Tiffany McKerahan, IEEE Manager, Author Engagement & Support, will provide guidance on everything from how the IEEE publishing process works to submitting a...
DSS Online Office Hours
18 Aug 2020

Digital Scholarship Services online office hours for the Fall Semester

DSS Online Office Hours are a chance to meet our team, ask questions, and get personalized, real-time help with your digital projects. Drop in on Zoom on Tuesdays 10-11 a.m. & Wednesdays 3-4 p.m.  For more information on how to attend our office hours, please...