Planning & Development Management

LIBRARIAN-IN-CHARGE

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Mohd Kamal Mohd Napiah
Senior Librarian, Reference & Research Division
mohdkamal@usm.my Tel: +604653 6320


WHERE TO FIND THE RESOURCES?
Simply go to Library Website [www.lib.usm.my], and then search via KRISALIS OPAC (for printed materials like books) or Discovery (for online articles).

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If you try to access the Discovery (to search for online articles) from outside campus, please login via ez-proxy here.

For further details on how to find all resources efficiently, please attend our Info. Literacy Skills Training here.

TOP JOURNALS  
(Based on Scimago subject category: Urban Studies)                                                                                          

  1. Journal of Urban Economics
  2. International Journal of Urban and Regional Research
  3. Urban Geography
  4. Urban Studies
  5. Journal of the American Planning Association
  6. Urban Education
  7. Cities
  8. Journal of Planning Education and Research
  9. Regional Science and Urban Economics
  10. Housing Policy Debate

    Note: Click on journal title to get details information about the journal.

TOP ARTICLES
* Based on Scopus as downloaded on 14 Dec 2016 (by most highly cited)  

Norton, B. A., Coutts, A. M., Livesley, S. J., Harris, R. J., Hunter, A. M., & Williams, N. S. G. (2015). Planning for cooler cities: A framework to prioritise green infrastructure to mitigate high temperatures in urban landscapes. Landscape and Urban Planning, 134, 127-138. doi:10.1016/j.landurbplan.2014.10.018

Wang, S., Fang, C., Wang, Y., Huang, Y., & Ma, H. (2015). Quantifying the relationship between urban development intensity and carbon dioxide emissions using a panel data analysis. Ecological Indicators, 49, 121-131. doi:10.1016/j.ecolind.2014.10.004

Li, H., Wei, Y. D., Liao, F. H., & Huang, Z. (2015). Administrative hierarchy and urban land expansion in transitional china. Applied Geography, 56, 177-186. doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2014.11.029

Angelidou, M. (2015). Smart cities: A conjuncture of four forces. Cities, 47, 95-106. doi:10.1016/j.cities.2015.05.004

Sharifi, A., & Murayama, A. (2015). Viability of using global standards for neighbourhood sustainability assessment: Insights from a comparative case study. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 58(1), 1-23. doi:10.1080/09640568.2013.866077

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