Knowledge Center

Robust research and essential education key to your planning development may be found here. Explore the most comprehensive body of knowledge in the planning profession to keep you inspired, informed, and innovative.

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PAS provides research assistance and publications on U.S. urban and regional planning best practices to subscribing planning agencies and firms.

Applied Research


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APA Library

The APA Library houses more than 6,000 volumes, subscribes to more than 60 journals and newsletters, and has complete sets of all APA serial publications to cover all your planning needs.