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Geography and Urban Studies

A guide to resources for Urban Studies


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The purpose of this page is to recommend resources for beginning research in Geography some through the library and others on the web. The recommended resources are intended to suggest areas in which to begin; new resources are constantly being developed and you may find some on your own. Recommendations for this guide are welcomed.


Geography Reference Sources

Use dictionaries and encyclopedias to get an overview of your topic, to define terms, and to identify key words and concepts related to your research topic.

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