GEOG 442/542 Sustainable Cities: Finding Articles
Choosing a Database
Many of the suggested databases cover multiple disciplines, so please feel free to explore and experiment. Please also keep in mind that each database covers different journals, which means each database covers different journal articles. Thus, to really see what is out there on your topic, you need to search in multiple databases and other resources as well.
Geography, Anthropology, Sociology, & Urban Planning Databases
History & Philosophy Databases
Get the Full Text
If you don't see the PDF, click . This will check for the article online through another database or the print version on the shelf.
If PSU doesn't have the article, you can request it through interlibrary loan (ILL). ILL takes 3-5 business and will come to you as a PDF.
Interdisciplinary Databases in Environmental, Queer, & Women's Studies
These databases index journal articles from most disciplines. However, they may not go as deeply into a topic as a more discipline-specific database.