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Urban Design

This guide will help you find urban design related information including articles, books, standards, theses, images, video and more.

Find Urban Design Books

Search Summon and the Library Catalogue to find ebooks and print books.  The core urban design collection is located in the Music, Art & Architecture Library, however, other UBC Library branches will also be of interest. 

Ebooks & Ebook Collections

In addition to ebooks found in the Library catalogue, many ebook collections allow you to search their full text. Useful ebook collections for urban design are:

Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & Handbooks

Books from Other Libraries

If UBC Library doesn't have the book you need, try ordering it through our Interlibrary Loan Service.

Visiting another university library?  Reciprocal Borrowing agreements may allow you to sign out books at that library.

These databases will expand your search beyond UBC Library: