Urban Studies

A Bibliography of Recent Arrivals


For additional titles, please check LIUCAT.


Periodicals (4th Floor)


Urban Studies

Peer-reviewed journal published by the University of Glasgow

Available online full-text from 1964 to the present;

4th floor closed stacks: 1964-1982; 1998 to the present


American City and County

Popular magazine addressing local government issues

Available online full-text from 1988 to the present

4th floor stacks: 1975 to the present


Journal of Urban Planning and Development

Peer-reviewed journal published by the American Society of Civil Engineers

Available online full-text from 1995 to the present

4th floor closed stacks: 1997 to the present


Urban Education

Peer-reviewed journal published by Sage Publications

Available online full-text from 1999 to the present;

4th floor closed stacks: 1964 to the present


Journal of Urban Health

Peer-reviewed journal published by Springer Science

Available online full-text from 2006 to the present;

4th floor closed stacks: 1998 to the present


Journal of Urban Affairs

Peer-reviewed journal published by the Urban Affairs Association

Available online full-text from 1999 to the present


Books from the Circulating Collection (5th floor)


House by House, Block by Block:

The Rebirth of America’s Urban Neighborhoods

by Alexander Von Hoffman

HT175 .V66 2003


Urban Planning My Way:

From Baltimore’s Inner Harbor to Lower Manhattan and Beyond

by David A. Wallace

NA9128 .W35 A2 2004


The Brooklyn Bridge: A Cultural History

By Richard Haw

TG25.N53 H39 2005


Democracy in Action: Community Organizing and Urban Change

by Kristina Smock

HM766 .S66 2004


City Limits: Crime, Consumer Culture and the Urban Experience

By Keith J. Hayward

HV6177 .H39 2004


Intown Living: A Different American Dream

by Ann Breen

HT123 .B735 2004


Urban Economics and Land Use in America:

The Transformation of Cities in the Twentieth Century

by Alan Rabinowitz

HT1230 .R22 2004


The Brooklyn Film: Essays in the History of Filmmaking

Edited by John B. Manbeck and Robert Singer

PN1995.9.B76 B75 2003


Reference Collection (3rd floor)


Brooklyn Heights and Downtown

By Brian Merlis

Ref F129.B7 M465 2001


America's Top Rated Cities: A Statistical Handbook

Ref HT123 .A669 2004


Bay Ridge and Fort Hamilton Neighborhood History Guide

By Marcia Reiss

Ref F129.B34 R45 2003


Electronic Books


Migrating to the Movies: Cinema and Black Urban Modernity

By Jacqueline Najuma Stewart


A River and Its City: The Nature of Landscape in New Orleans

By Ari Kelman


Fluid Borders: Latino Power, Identity, and Politics in Los Angeles

By Lisa Garcia Bedolla


Video (Media Center, 5th floor)


Straight Out of Brooklyn

Written, produced and directed by Matty Rich

PN1997 .S7732 1991bx


Salsa: Latin Music of New York and Puerto Rico

 Produced and directed by Jeremy Marre; a Harcourt Films Production

ML3475 .S23 2000


New York: A Documentary Film

Produced by Lisa Ades and Ric Burns; a PBS production

F128.3 .N563 1999bx


Web Sites


National League of Cities

Non-profit organization providing information about governance of U.S. cities



The Urban Institute

Non-partisan social and economic policy research organization focused on urban issues




Created by P. Bary 11/06