This guide is designed to help LMU students and faculty find and access resources in Urban Studies. Explore the information in this guide to discover useful places to search for background information, books, articles, and more.
This guide will provide resources for research related to Urban Studies as subject matter as well as supporting information and history. Resources can be found on the left side of the guide including books, databases,statistics, and much more!
Social Sciences Citation Index (through Web of Science) is a citation database to over 2,470 journals in the social sciences. Coverage from 1898 to present. Topics include anthropology, sociology, urban studies, business and communication, criminology, penology, and law.
ProQuest Research Library provides access to full-text periodicals. Search from a diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics.
Full-text access to all SAGE journals; over 560 titles in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. Coverage dates vary; some titles are available in full-text for the full run of the journal.
A web-based mapping application that lets users quickly create professional-quality thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data. This tool requires all users to create an account.
ArcGIS is a geographic information system (GIS) for working with maps and geographic information. It is used for: creating and using maps; compiling geographic data; analyzing mapped information; sharing and discovering geographic information; using maps and geographic information in a range of applications; and managing geographic information in a database.
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