Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Ekstrom Library

Collection Development

Urban & Public Affairs Collections Data Guide

Database Usage Statistics

Usage of Urban & Public Affairs Databases: 2020

Database Searches Downloads
Business Source Premier 26,307 7,476
Compendex (Engineering Village) 3,781
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 124,281 80,008
GreenFILE 18,033 41
PAIS Index 11,539
Sanborn Maps — Kentucky 85
Social Science Abstracts 20,070
Social Sciences Citation Index 21,011
Urban Studies Abstracts 22,442
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 11,654

Usage of Urban & Public Affairs Databases: 2019

Database Searches Downloads
Business Source Premier 31,166 9,269
Compendex (Engineering Village) 3,781
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 168,223 77,844
GreenFILE 22,094 60
PAIS Index 15,069
Sanborn Maps — Kentucky 85
Social Science Abstracts 23,556
Social Sciences Citation Index 16,306
Urban Studies Abstracts 22,748
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 15,359

Usage of Urban & Public Affairs Databases: 2018

Database Searches Downloads
Business Source Premier 30,053 7,652
Compendex (Engineering Village) 2,879
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 193,214 102,408
GreenFILE 22,764 35
PAIS Index 18,626
Sanborn Maps — Kentucky 177
Social Science Abstracts 23,761
Social Sciences Citation Index 21,067
Urban Studies Abstracts 22,575
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 18,451

Usage of Urban & Public Affairs Databases: 2017

Database Searches Downloads
Business Source Premier 1,329 2,726
Compendex (Engineering Village) 4,558
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 181,782 99,095
GreenFILE 17,862 27
PAIS Index 18,758
Sanborn Maps — Kentucky 180
Social Science Abstracts 18,074
Social Sciences Citation Index 23,961
Urban Studies Abstracts 17,031
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 20,202

Usage of Urban & Public Affairs Databases: 2016

Database Searches Downloads
Business Source Premier 23,103 9,098
Compendex (Engineering Village) 4,711
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 213,990 114,142
GreenFILE 15,094 11
PAIS Index
Sanborn Maps — Kentucky 141
Social Science Abstracts 18,984
Social Sciences Citation Index 24,843
Urban Studies Abstracts 14,584
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 24,633

Usage of Urban & Public Affairs Databases: 2015

Database Searches Downloads
Business Source Premier 29,895 11,223
Compendex (Engineering Village) 1,890
EBSCO Academic Search Complete 240,155 109,939
GreenFILE 19,463 41
PAIS Index 10,434
Sanborn Maps — Kentucky 116
Social Science Abstracts 29,684
Social Sciences Citation Index 25,035
Urban Studies Abstracts 20,269
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts 26,749

Top 10 Journals

The lists of Top 10 journals by subject were extracted from Journal Citation Reports database. The Libraries own or have access to all titles linked below.

Top 10 Journals in Urban & Public Affairs

Journal Name ISSN Total Citations 2020 Journal Impact Factor Eigenfactor Score Article Influence Score
Journal Of European Public Policy 1350-1763 6,982 7.339 0.011 2.512
Journal Of Planning Education And Research 0739-456X 3,042 7.217 0.002 1.392
Journal Of Public Administration Research And Theory 1053-1858 8,156 7 0.006 2.856
Landscape And Urban Planning 0169-2046 22,743 6.142 0.016 1.55
Public Management Review 1471-9037 5,665 5.898 0.006 1.528
Cities 0264-2751 11,076 5.835 0.013 1.219
Journal Of Urban Technology 1063-0732 1,577 5.465 0.002 1.371
Regulation & Governance 1748-5983 1,795 5.4 0.003 1.941
Habitat International 0197-3975 8,872 5.369 0.008 1.067
Review of Public Personnel Administration 0734-371X 1,609 5.298 0.002 1.408

Discover. Create. Succeed.