Top 5 Urban Studies and Planning Resources

The links below represent the top five research sources in your discipline, as selected by the UCSD Library. Need help with your research? Contact the USP librarian, Kelly Smith.

LUPIN (California Land Use Planning Information Network)
One of the most comprehensive planning and land use sites in California, including links to state & local plans on the Internet, regulations and ordinances, spatial data, photos, reports and publications, and much more.

PAIS International (Public Affairs Information Service)
1972-present. Lists articles, books and government publications on issues of public policy, including politics, government, economy, marine policy, and law. Global scope.

Urban Studies Abstracts
Urban Studies Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to urban studies,including urban affairs, community development, urban history, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Records are selected from many of the top titles within the discipline, including Journal of Urban Affairs, Urban Studies, and Canadian Journal of Urban Research

Urban Studies Research Guide
A guide to urban studies resources at the Social Sciences and Humanities Library. The guide includes links to the City Plans, Indexes & Abstracts, Bibliographies, Newspapers, Websites, Journals, Statistical Resources and more.

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 1975-present

Research within the political science discipline and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration/policy.

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