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 Certification – 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 Sustainability?
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


Proxemic Articles


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


Measurement of Man and Woman
Human Dimension and Interior Space

Mixed Use Development

MRSC – Mixed Use Development