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Geography & Planning News

The American Planning Association offers free student membership to full-time or part-time students actively matriculated in any university or college degree program:
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November 15, 2023: National GIS Day


Other related events:

November 13-17, 2023: National Geography Awareness Week: The Power of Place. Sponsored by the American Association of Geographers.

Key Resources

Capital Region Planning Collections (located in the Special Collections at the UAlbany Libraries):

Capital Region Planning Collection, 1949-2008

Capital District Regional Planning Commission Records, 1934-2013

Additional Resources to Explore

Finding Books @ UAlbany Libraries

Most (not all) Geography books can be found on the 2nd floor in the Main UAlbany Library.

Below is a broad guide to books on Geography:

Library of Congress -- Geography

The UAlbany Libraries also have eBooks which can be searched from the main search box here: