Year 12 Urban geography – good websites

These sites were all mentioned at a recent seminar
http://www.tate.org.uk/modern/exhibitions/globalcities/default.shtm
A must for studying Urban Places covers World Cities and Mega Cities.
http://www.megacitiesproject.org/default.asp
A useful site, quick statistics and some solutions to problems of living in Mega Cities
http://www.megacities.uni-koeln.de/index.htm
A site with lots of useful links for information about Mega Cities
http://www.lboro.ac.uk/gawc/group.html
This site presents the idea of Alpha, Beta and Gamma cities, it is useful for students as they consider the operation of global networks and the role of cities within these networks.
http://homepage.mac.com/helipilot/PhotoAlbum31.html
Worth a visit due to the visual nature of the site
Louise, Youth Librarian, Manly Library

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