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Urban History

Globalization and World Cities Research Network
Centered in the Geography Department at Loughborough University, the Globalization and World Cities (GaWC) Study Group and Network has been formed to aid in the study of the relations between cities, rather than the study of internal structures of individual cities and comparative analyses of the same. The gateway links to resources for researchers, teachers, and practitioners, each with multiple links to other sites.

Historic Cities
This site contains maps, literature, documents, books and other relevant material concerning the past, present and future of historic cities and facilitate the location of similar content on the web. Most locations are in Europe.

H-Urban web links
H-Urban offers these web links as tools for urban studies, after reviewing and annotating them. Links to urban study-related websites are sorted in these indexed lists to facilitate finding the appropriate information.

UCLA Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health
The main attraction of this site is a detailed survey of the life and times of Dr. John Snow (1813-1858), a legendary figure in the history of public health, epidemiology and anesthesiology, particularly known for his work on cholera in London. This product includes detailed maps.