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Urban Education and Urban Studies.: Getting Started

This guide serves as a resource to the interdisciplinary field of urban education, urban affairs and urban studies.

Subject Terms

Subject Terms for Urban and Regional Planning

The following is a partial list of subject headings related to Urban Planning that can be used to locate books and other items in the NSU  Library Catalog.

  • Cities and towns
  • City and town life
  • City planning
  • Community redevelopment
  • Government policy
  • Housing policy
  • Land use, urban
  • Local transit
  • Sustainable development
  • Urban ecology
  • Urban policy
  • Urban renewal
  • Urban transportation
  • Urbanization

Basics to United States Government Information

Many publications are available through various government agencies’ Internet sites.

Two good sites for checking for the availability of government publications are  and Catalog of U.S. Government Publications