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Library Resources for Urban Studies and Planning : Journal Articles

The Oviatt Library has over 100 databases. To look for articles in journals, newspapers, or magazines, you will need to start with a research database. The following databases provide abstracts and full-text articles from thousands of journals and other sources. Additional databases are available from the Databases A-Z link from the Library web page.

Abstracts to over 2000 geography, geology, and ecology sources, 1980-

General OneFile (Thomson Gale)
Indexes over 9,700 journals; full text to over 5,000 journals, 1980-

Academic Search Elite (EBSCO)
Abstracts to 3,000 journals (over 1,500 peer-reviewed journals), with full text to more than 2,000 of the journals. Dates may vary, most from 1985-

JSTOR Population Studies
Comprehensive archive of back issues of core scholarly journals in population studies.

International Political Science Abstracts (EBSCO)
Includes current indexing and abstracts from nearly 900 journals published from 1989-

Social Sciences Full Text (Wilson)
Articles from 300 journals in the social sciences; indexing 1983-, abstracts 1984-, select full text 1994-

Social Services Abstracts (CSA)
Abstracts and indexes over 1,600 serial publications, 1980-

Sociological Abstracts (CSA)
Abstracts and indexes over 1,600 serials publications, plus book chapters, 1952-