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Subject Terms for Urban and Regional Planning

The following is a partial list of subject headings related to Urban Planning that can be used to locate books and other items in the FAU Libraries Catalog.

  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • City planning
  • Community redevelopment
  • Government policy
  • Housing policy
  • Land use, urban
  • Local transit
  • Sustainable development
  • Urban ecology
  • Urban policy
  • Urban renewal
  • Urban transportation
  • Urbanization

About this guide

Welcome to the FAU Libraries subject guide for Urban Planning. This LibGuide includes information resources including databases, journals, books and more.

Use the tabs at the top to find resources and information to help you research this topic. 

The goal of this page is to provide students with prompt access to FAU library resources in this subject. The following can be found on this page:

  • Get Articles:   this page provides links to databases, or large, online collections of journal articles.  Some databases also provide statistics and figures.
  • Browse Journals:  read scholarly literature published by professionals in the field.
  • Find Books:  access the FAU Libraries catalog to locate books and other library materials owned by the libraries.
  • Web Sites:  not all information on the internet is junk!  This page links to reputable organizations and agencies that focus on Urban Planning.

For assistance in using the library or conducting research, contact myself or another librarian!

Local Beginnings

  This box will start you out with examples of planning right here at FAU.

Rachael A. Neu, Associate University Librarian