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Earth and Environmental Sciences Guide: Geography and Planning: Articles, Books & More

Useful call numbers

Try browsing these call numbers on the Library shelves: 

Human geography 304.2
Population and demography 304.6
Economic geography 330.9
Population policy 363.9
Geography and travel 910
Geographical Information Systems 910.285

Town planning call numbers

Try browsing these call numbers on the Library shelves or click on the catalogue links provided here

Area Planning                              711
City Planning                              309.262
Architecture                              720


To find maps for your assignments and seminars, do a Google image search for the kind of map you are looking for.

To find maps at JCU Library, search the library catalogue. We have a collection of topographical maps of North Queensland and a collection of atlases of various countries.

Use these databases to search for scholarly journal articles

In addition to the Getting started databases, check out the databases below:


Helpful Hint: To find other ebooks we suggest you search for the author and title in Google, adding the words ebook free full text.

Check out our ebook guide with tips and videos on how to search and download ebooks.

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