Services Directory

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Altmetric Explorer

Altmetric's mission is to track and analyze the online activity around scholarly research outputs.


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Citations & Referencing

The University Libraries offers several resources that can help you manage your citations. Citation Styles and Management can help you with citation and citation management

Connecting from Off Campus

Current CMU students, faculty, and staff have access to electronic library materials from off campus. All other users must be on campus and request temporary computer access to use electronic materials.

Copy, Print & Scan

The Libraries offers a list of printers, scanners, & copiers available at each location. Step-by-step instructions are posted at the machines.

Copyright & Fair Use

Members of the Carnegie Mellon community are expected to obey the Copyright Law of the United States. Managing your copyrights effectively and using other people's copyrighted work in compl


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Data Collaborations Lab

The Data Collaborations Lab (dataCoLAB) at CMU Libraries connects the research community across disciplinary borders, and facilitates collaborations between data producers and data scientist

Data Visualization

Are you currently involved in work that could be augmented by visualizing your data for analysis or to communicate your findings to the public?

Databases, eResources & Tools

Explore an A-Z listing of databases, datasets, and research support tools aimed at assisting students, faculty, and staff members throughout the r

Digitization Services

Our Digital Collections feature a wide range of materials including newspapers, maps, manuscripts, letters, publications, and more.


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Elements

Elements is the shared research information management system at CMU, which collects and maintains academic and research activities in one convenient location.


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Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Services

GIS Services in the CMU Libraries is a small group of people in the libraries who support a growing interest across the CMU community to learn spatial skills, conduct spatial research and enhance research with maps and other visualizations.


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KiltHub Repository & Collection

Provided by the University Libraries, KiltHub is the comprehensive institutional repository and research collaboration platform for research data and scholarly outputs produced by members of Carnegie Mel


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LibKey Nomad

LibKey Nomad is a browser extension that facilitates access to the Libraries' full text resources as you find research on the web.


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Mendeley

Mendeley is a free tool to help you organize and manage PDFs. It allows you to cite sources in Word and create bibliographies in nearly any citation style with the click of a button.


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Open Science & Data Collaborations

Open Science & Data Collaborations (OSDC) is a University Libraries program supporting collaborative, transparent, openly accessible, and reproducible research across all disciplines at Carnegie Mellon University.

Open Science Framework

Developed by the non-profit, Center for Open Science, OSF has a number of features that support open and reproducible research.


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Research Data Management

What services do the Libraries offer to support research data management for researchers, faculty, and students across all disciplines at CMU? What are recommended practices for data management planning? How do you create robust metadata?

Research/Reference Help

Our personnel are information specialists with extensive knowledge of disciplinary information sources and methods who can help with everything from a first-year assignment to dissertation work and grant-funded research projects.


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SciVal

SciVal is a web-based analytics solution that provides comprehensive access to the research performance of over 20,000 research institutions and their associated researchers f


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Tableau

Tableau is a software that helps you create more dynamic and appealing visualizations for your class projects, research, or just for fun!


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Zotero

Zotero is a free, open source tool for helping you collect, organize, cite and share your research sources.