This subject page showcases resources and search strategies practical for cross disciplinary research in Geography and Planning. Queen's University Library also evaluates, purchases and makes available teaching and research materials to support this interdisciplinary program including books, journals, databases and multimedia resources.
Geography and Planning
Subject guides are created by our Librarians to help you identify, access and understand the literature of the discipline. Click on the links below to explore, access and use the resources relevant to Geography and Planning.
- Geospatial Data
- GPHY 101: Library Research Guide
- GPHY 327 Geographical Imaginations
- GPHY 368 Environments and Society
- GPHY227: Cities
- SURP 812 Qualitative Methods in Planning
Geography and Planning is an interdisciplinary field for which the literature of several disciplines is relevant including Economics, Sociology, Gender Studies, Geography and Political Science. Multidisciplinary indices are great for finding resources across disciplines.
In addition to these databases, you might also want to try Google Scholar.
Publication coverage: Varies by journal titleFull-text access to more than 30 million articles from over 13,000 scholarly journals, from a number of scholarly publishers, such as Cambridge University Press, Elsevier, Oxford University Press, Wiley-Blackwell, Sage Publications, SpringerLINK, Taylor and Francis, and more. Multi-disciplinary in coverage and scope.
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