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Geography, Environment and Planning

Key journals databases for specific subjects

You'll find many articles you'll need for your studies in Library Search . But there is a range of specialist databases which provide more sophisticated searches for journal articles around many different aspects of geography and planning.

General pupose journals databases

While these massive databases  tend to have a broad focus that ranges across science, technology and social science, they are still useful sources to use when searching for journal articles, especially as they often have additional advanced features to help find relevant information.

Keeping up to date with the latest issues of journals: Browzine

As well as directly searching for specific subjects, there are also tools which will let you browse through journals and keep up to date with the contents of new issues of key titles.

How to read an academic paper

What to do if a journal article is not available in the Library

If we don't have a journal article or conference proceeding in stock, we can ask another library to email a copy to you via our Document Supply Service. While it may not be possible to get absolutely everything, the vast majority of articles can be obtained this way.