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This guide

is designed for MSCF students in Pittsburgh (for other campuses, go here.)  It shows how to use your library (and other) resources in your finance education and job search. 

More finance job boards


More places to find research on mathematical finance

These are the primary databases in mathematics and engineering, including financial aspects.  You'll find thousands of relevant research articles and reports here. To read them, click on the icon - this will either retrieve the electronic text, or connect you with Interlibrary Loan, who will get it for you.
Here's more about getting research articles at CMU.

Financial Data


For almost all databases, enter your Andrew username and PW when asked. For Thomson databases, or when in doubt, use the VPN.

More books on quant finance

There are hundreds of books like these (most of the new ones are e-books.)  Find them in CAMEO, the library catalog:  in the subject box, try using:
  • derivatives
  • financial engineering
  • finance - mathematical
  • stochastic
  • options (finance)
  • risk management
  • derivative securities
  • hedging (finance)
  • or any keyword you like

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries and Handbooks