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Pivot is a tool from ProQuest that the University Maine System subscribes to. It is a funding aggregating database that contains entries for funding opportunities such as grants, fellowships, awards, and scholarships.

Library Collaboration

Need Help?

If you need assistance using Pivot or would like to collaborate with a librarian on a search, feel free to reach out to UMA's library staff. 

For Faculty & Staff

Fill out the Library Collaboration form and in the notes, indicate in the notes that you would like to meet about using Pivot. 

For Students

Schedule a Zoom appointment with a librarian and we will help you make the most out of your search for funding and research oppportunities.



Accessibility Statement
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