APA is the place for planning research and opportunities to enhance your classes and projects.
Research at APA
Since 1949, APA's program of applied research has resulted in practical, up-to-date information about best practices in urban and regional planning in the U.S. APA welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with organizations that have similar or complementary interests.
Research in the Planning World
The Journal of the American Planning Association is the best way to keep up-to-date on the latest planning research and to share your own research.
Find the latest and greatest texts for your classes at APA's PlanningBooks.com.
Hear from your peers as they present planning research and interact with practicing planners from around the country. Get your students involved and attend as a group.
Planning Advisory Service
Academics can get the answers they need about any planning issue of interest to them or their students with APA's Planning Advisory Service.
APA's Planners Press prints the most relevant and current planning books.