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Public Policy and Government inc. Housing: Housing

What's in this Guide?

Welcome to the Housing subsection of the Public Policy and Government guide. The recommended databases on the Journal Articles tab include excellent coverage of Housing research, and the Referencing guidelines also apply to Housing courses. 

Specific Housing resources are highlighted on this page, while those on the Useful Websites page cover a broader range of policy relevant to Housing.

Distance Learners

Housing distance learners will find the following links useful. For help and advice on any of these services, email

Useful Shelfmarks for Housing

Books about the same subject are assigned the same shelfmark number. You'll find the number on the spine of each book. Here is a selection of shelfmarks for subject:

Housing 363.5

Community Development 307

Housing Law  344.10463635 

Area Planning 711 

Transport and Planning

Seen in Leicester City Centre © 2012 Steven Hughes, used under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives Licence

TRID combines planning and transport information from the Transport Research Board and the OECD's Joint Transport Research Centre.