Adobe products, Acrobat Pro in particular, are used in a variety of settings for a variety of purposes. It is an application which is more and more being utilized in the academic setting. Knowing how and when to use Acrobat Pro can save you a lot of time in the long run.
For information directly from the source, go to www.adobe.com or hit the F1 key while an Adobe product is open.
University of Wisconsin – Eau Clair LTS Online Help Collection has a detailed tutorial on Acrobat Pro. http://www.uwec.edu/help/acrobat7.htm