The University of Pittsburgh libraries and collections ( provide an abundant amount of information and services to the University’s students, faculty, staff, administrators, and researchers. The University’s 26 libraries and collections contain over 6 million volumes. In addition, they include more than 5.5 million pieces of microforms, and over 130,000 current serials. Below are some relevant subject guides and useful resources compiled by University librarians.

Global Studies:

Global Health:

Global Disaster Management:

Asian Country Research:

Latin American Studies:

International Organizations:

Russia and Eastern Europe:

United Nations:

Social Theories:

Middle East:

Muslims in a Global Context:


African Studies and African Country Resources: 

Recent Acquisitions


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