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Resources for the interdisciplinary PDBE doctoral program


Welcome to the Planning, Design, and Built Environment Research Guide!

This guide features resources that will assist you in your research. Please let me know if you have feedback about this guide or suggestions for improvement. 

Ann Holderfield, Art & Architecture Librarian/Director, Gunnin Architecture Library. 

Art & Architecture Librarian/Director, Gunnin Architecture Library

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Key PDBE Resources

Space/Place Planning & Research Tools

PolicyMap logoEasy-to-use online mapping with data on demographics, real estate, health, jobs and more in communities across the US. No limit on simultaneous users. Feedback appreciated!

Webinars, Tutorials, and QuickStart guide to get you mapping.

UrbanFootprint logo Powerful urban planning tool combining comprehensive land use data and thousands of environmental, social, and mobility datasets with data overlay capabilities.

[Access on a class-by-class basis, managed by individual instructor]