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Urban Studies

This guide provides resources for Urban Studies scholarship and research.

Research databases at Brown

Below are some of the most useful databases for Urban Studies, organized by major disciplines. The ones that are most useful to you will vary depending upon your research project. Please don't hesitate to contact Karen Bouchard if you need help navigating these many resources.

Urban Studies


Environmental & Other Sciences



Social Sciences/Policy


For more detailed help with statistics and other data, as well as resources, please see our subject guide for Social Sciences Data Resources.