- Research Databases
Access online subscription databases
Links to libraries in Pittsburgh and Southwestern Pennsylvania
- Magazines & Monthlies
Links to Pittsburgh area magazines.
Links to Pittsburgh area newspapers
- New to Pittsburgh?
Resources for the new resident.
- Pittsburgh Data & Statistics
Economic and demographic information.
- Pittsburgh Events
Check these community calendars for things to do!
- Pittsburgh Festivals
Annual festivals in the Pittsburgh region
- Pittsburgh Neighborhoods
Resources on many of the neighborhoods of the city.
- Pittsburgh Organizations
Links to resources in Pittsburgh
- Pittsburgh Photos & PaintingsIf you are looking for something to put on the wall or if you want to see what Pittsburgh looks like today (or looked like yesterday).
- Pittsburgh RestaurantsLinks to reviews and restaurant web sites.
- Visitor Guides
Pittsburgh Iron & Steel Heritage Collection
Pittsburgh Iron & Steel Heritage Collection is a digital collection of books, journals, photographs, trade catalogs, and other items related to the iron and steel industry in Western Pennsylvania.
Details on requesting research by the Pennsylvania Department
- Andrew Carnegie
"Pittsburgh entered the core of my heart when I was a boy, and cannot be torn out."
- Bridging the Urban Landscape
An online exhibit of some 600 historical photographs and images, accompanied by text, of Pittsburgh, its bridges and its neighborhoods.
- Famous Pittsburghers
- Pittsburgh History
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh resources for learning about Pittsburgh history.
- More Pittsburgh History
Print resources and external websites
- Pittsburgh Oral Histories
These 42 oral history interviews offer a remarkable cross-section of Western Pennsylvanians.
- Pittsburgh Patentees
Famous inventors in Pittsburgh
Listen to the personal stories of everyday Pittsburghers in the largest oral history project ever undertaken.
Western Pennsylvania History Journal
Issues from 1918-2007 available & searchable online for free, published by the Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania.
- Pittsburgh Photos & Paintings