Training and Workshops
Hands-on training sessions on using specialized resources such as:
- Google Scholar
Sessions are offered throughout the academic year. See Library Presentations for more information.
Faculty Librarians will meet with you to discuss specific research issues.
Contact Lisa Sciulli at 412.396.5346 to schedule an appointment with a librarian.
from Gumberg Library
- Use your DU ID to borrow and renew items
- Borrow up to 50 items for 8 weeks
- A maximum of 2 renewals are permitted for each item.
- Fines for overdue materials are generally $.20 per day (may be higher for special items)
See Borrowing Policies for more details.
from other libraries
Borrow items from other libraries and pick them up at Gumberg Library's Circulation Desk.
Electronic and Print Resources
Access these resources to find full-text journal articles, abstracts and citations. Note: You will need your multi-pass username and password to access off-campus
DuCat - Library Catalog
Find books, ebooks, printed music, DVDs and more in our online catalog. Use the "My Account" feature to renew materials online.
Search for scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions. Customize Google scholar to access Gumberg Library Resources.
Search for electronic course reserve (ERes) material by Course, Department, or Instructor. Please Note: Electronic Reserves are password protected. Password must be received from course instructor.
- Search for print reserve material by Instructor, Course ID, or Course Name. Reserves are available at the Circulation Desk.
Keep track of your citations more easily with RefWorks. Export references directly from research databases into RefWorks. Format a bibliography in APA, MLA or other citation styles. User guides and instructional videos for RefWorks are available here.
Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs)
Find information for submitting Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) at Duquesne University, including formatting guidelines, required forms, filing deadlines, and FAQ.
Graduate Study Room
For Graduate Students only! Located on the 2nd floor, this room is available for individual and group use. Check out a key at the Circulation Desk.
See also Where to Study.
Quiet Study Zones
While the 4th/main floor of the library is more conducive for group work, all areas of the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd floors of the library have been designated for quiet study. Additionally, keys to study carrels are available for checkout at the Circulation Desk.
Check-out a laptop at the 4th Floor Circulation Desk. Loaner laptops are for library use only. Or, connect to DuqNet to use your own laptop in the library.
WELCOME NEW GRAD STUDENTS!
Discover what services and resources your library has to offer. Drop in to one of these sessions:
Tues. Sept. 11, 4-5 p.m.
Wed. Sept. 12, 5-6 p.m.
408 Gumberg Library
Ask a Librarian
Email, text, telephone or meet with a Reference librarian