selected Sustainability & Green design resources
This information gateway is a collection of selected electronic resources and web sites, and is meant to serve as a starting point for gathering information and conducting research on SUSTAINABILITY & GREEN DESIGN.
To access the database CLICK HERE or on the logo button above.
The custom-designed search engine allows for searches by keyword, product name, manufacturer name and Material ConneXion index number. The information provided is complete enough to satisfy an engineer or scientist who is an expert in materials, yet user-friendly enough to benefit the architect or designer who is not.
Selected Sustainability Organizations
Center for Alternative Technology
Key areas of work are renewable energy, environmental building, energy efficiency, organic growing and alternative sewage systems.
Building Council - Green Building Links
Numerous links for associations, organizations, design, ergonomics, energy, funding, government initiatives, and research.
The Green Directory
The UK's premier green resource. Published annually as a book version and also online, the Green Directory offers a unique blend of people, organizations, and businesses involved in the green sectors.
Selected Online Journals
Selected Sustainability Sites
Center for Universal Design - Numerous links to sites with information on topics related to universal design and accessibility