Select a topic below for a link to more information

Sustainability and Environmental Design

LEED – Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design
WELL РWell Building Institute 
Roof Top Garden Guide

Evidence Based Design

The Future of Evidence Based Design – IIDA
Evidence Based Design Journal
Accreditation and Certificaiton – EDAC

Historic Preservation/Adaptive Reuse

What is Historic Preservation? NPS National Park Service
Secretary’s Standards for Rehabilitation – Criteria for Certified Rehabilitation for Tax Incentives
Historic American Building Survey-HABS UNESCO World Heritage
ICOMOS International Committee on Monuments and Sites

Resilient Design

Resilient Design Institute
Resilient Design Principles
Inhabitat – Is Resilience the New Sustainabiity?
Resilience Guides
RELi – Resilience Design Action List and Credit Catalog
NIST Community Planning Guide

Universal Design

Why Designers Should Use the Principles for Universal Design
Center for Excellence in Universal Design CEUD
CEUD 7 Principles for Universal Design

Proxemics

Proxemic Articles

Ergonomics

Ergonomics – Workplace Safety
Ergonomics Resources
IEA International Ergonomics Association
Office Ergonomics Guide to avoid Fatigue

Anthropometrics

Measurement of Man and Woman
Human Dimension and Interior Space

Mixed Use Development

Creative Communities Toolbox – What is Mixed Use Development?
MRSC – Mixed Use – Live Work Units