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Universal Design for Architecture: Books in the Library

Resources regarding the principles, theories, and execution of universal design as relates to architecture.

Subject Terms for Searching

  • Universal
  • Inclusive
  • Accessible/Accessibility
  • Design
  • Barrier free
  • Visitability

Books about Universal Design

Most books dealing with Universal Design issues have call numbers starting with HC, LB, or NA. All of these call numbers can be found on the fourth floor of the library.

A Call number indicates the book is held at the FSC library. The link, "Find in a Library" indicates that we do not hold the title, but will take you to WorldCat, where you can search for the item at other libraries.

Access by Design. Covington & Hannah, 1997. Call # NA2545.P5C68 1996

Accessible Home Design. Davies & Beasley, 1999. Find in a Library

The Assist Guidebook to the Accessible Home: Practical Designs for Home Modification and New Construction. Thompson, 2002. Find in a Library

Beautiful Universal Design: A Visual Guide. Leibrock, 1999. Call # NA2545.A1L45 1999

Building a World Fit for People: Designers with Disabilities at Work. Ostroff, Limont & Hunter, 2002. Find in a Library

Building Sight: A Handbook of Building and Interior Design Solutions to Include the Needs of Visually Impaired People. Barker, Barrick & Wilson, 1995. Call # NA2545.V57B37 1995

Case Studies on Universal Design. Mueller, 1998. Find in a Library

Countering Design Exclusion: an Introduction to Inclusive Design. Clarkson & Keates, 2003. Find in a Library

Design Details for Health: Making the Most of Interior Design’s Healing Potential. Leibrock, 2000. Find in a Library

Design for dignity : studies in accessibility. Lebovich, 1993. Call # NA2545.P5L35 1993

The Design of Everyday Things. Norman, 1998. Find in a Library

Designing Places for Learning. Meek, 1995. Call # LB3218.A1D47 1995

Inclusive Design: Design for the whole population. Clarkson, 2003. Find in a Library

Inquiry by Design: Environment/Behavior/Neuroscience in Architecture, Interiors, Lanscapes and Planning. Zeisel, 2006. Find in a Library

Living Longer: the New Context for Design. Coleman, 2001. Find in a Library

Play for All Guidelines: Planning, Designing and Management of Outdoor Play Settings for All Children. Moore, et al., 1987. Call # GV425.P58 1987

Products and Plans for Universal Homes. Home Planners Inc., 2000. Find in a Library

Teaching Every Student in the Digital Age: Universal Design for Learning. Rose & Meyer, 2002. Call # LB1031.R67 2002

Transgenerational Design: Products for an Aging Population. Pirkl & Pulos, 1997. Call # HC110.C6P57 1994

Universal Design: 17 Ways of Thinking and Teaching Christopherson, 2002. Find in a Library

The Universal Design File: Designing for People of all Ages and Abilities. Story, Mueller & Mace, 1998. Find in a Library

Universal Design Handbook. Preiser & Ostroff, 2000. Find in a Library