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Information Sources

Many important information sources in urban studies are available in paper only. They are listed below with their University of Chicago call numbers and locations.

General Studies

Indexing and Abstracting Tools

Retrospective Bibliographies

Factual Sources

Subject Guide

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Science Librarians
Phone: 773-702-7715
Subjects: Physical Sciences

Useful Information

Find It!
When searching databases, the Find It button, when present, can be used to locate an item in the Library Catalog, to gain access to the full-text of an article, or to send an interlibrary loan order..

Proxy It!
Get access to library resources from off campus with ⇒ ProxyIt! ⇐. For Chrome, Firefox or Safari, drag the link to your bookmarks tool bar. For Internet Explorer, right-click on the link and select "Add to Favorites...".

Purchase Request
The Library welcomes suggestions for the acquisition of materials which support the University's teaching and research programs. Use this form to submit a request.  It will be routed to the appropriate subject specialist for consideration.