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Urban Design and Planning (UrDP): Articles

Subject Guide for Urban Design and Planning Students.

Getting Started

There are 2 approaches that you can use to find articles in professional journals:

1. Use the "Articles" tab to find an ARTICLE DATABASE to search a large number of journals all at once.

2. Use the "E-Journals" tab to go a SINGLE PUBLICATION directly and search for articles within that publication.

Find Urban Design and Planning Articles

Article Databases in Related Fields

General Article Databases

Peer Reviewed Articles

Some article databases provide a limiting feature that will select results appearing only in peer-reviewed journals;

UW Libraries Search (below) has a peer-review feature on its column of results limiters.

Other databases that have peer review limiting:

  • Ebsco Academic Search Complete (General)
  • All other Ebsco databases such as America: History and Life (History), Philosopher's Index (Philosophy), PsycInfo (Psychology), and ERIC (Education
  • All Proquest databases such as MLA International Biography (English) and PAIS (Political Science)
  • All titles in JSTOR and Project Muse are peer-reviewed.

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