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Sustainable Building Design
  • Madeleine K. Charney, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
  • Rebekkah Smith Aldrich, Mid-Hudson Library System
A webliography geared toward librarians in the sciences and other disciplines, or others new to the field such as students and members of the general public interested in this topic. Sustainable building practitioners may find parts useful as well. The general resources provide a starting point for researching the sustainable building movement, while the remaining resources cover specific subtopics: building techniques; design processes; indoor environmental quality; water use; directories; forums; professional associations; and certification programs, standards, and codes. This resource is applicable to researching industrial, commercial, residential, and community-based buildings.Primary focus is on the United States, with a few state-focused and international examples with universal applications.
  • sustainable buildings,
  • green buildings,
  • librarians
Publication Date
Fall 2016
Citation Information
Madeleine K. Charney and Rebekkah Smith Aldrich. "Sustainable Building Design" (2016)
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