Suggested Web Sites for Environmental Psychology

Chapter 1: The Why, What, and How of Environmental Psychology

International Association of Applied Psychology, Division of Environmental Psychology

http://www.psy.gu.se/iaap/envpsych.htm

International Association of People-Environment Studies

http://www.bwk.tue.nl/iaps/

Design Research Society

http://www.drs.org.uk

Ethics and research

http://www.apa.org/ethics/code.html#Teaching

Journal of Environmental Psychology

http://www.academicpress.com/jep

Environmental Section, Canadian Psychological Association

http://www.psych.ubc.ca/enviropsych

Chapter 2: Nature and Human Nature

Sustainability

http://www.eco-portal.com/

http://www.nrdc.org/

http://www.geog.ouc.bc.ca/conted/onlinecourses/geog_210/210notes.html

http://www.rff.org/

Aesthetics and Rudolf Arnheim

http://astro.temple.edu/~iversteg/Gestalt.html

Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello

http://www.monticello.org/index.html

Environmental Attitudes Scale: SEQUOIA from the Natural Resources Conservation Service

http://people.nrcs.wisc.edu/SSIEnvPsy/nrcs/index.shtml

New York State Biodiversity Research Institute

http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/bri.html

Environmental Justice: EcoJustice Network

http://www.igc.org/envjustice/

National Park Service

http://www.nps.gov/

Chapter 3: Environmental Perception and Cognition

Color

http://www.colormatters.com/link.html

http://www.onlineclasses.org/2013/04/19/color-theory-for-art-enthusiasts/

Perception

http://www.hhmi.org/senses/

http://www.headphones.com/5-senses.html

Environmental Perception Laboratory, University of Arizona

http://ag.arizona.edu/EPLab/

Cognitive Maps in Nonhumans

http://www.biologists.com/JEB/199/01/jeb0088.html

Wayfinding without Vision

http://www.geog.ucsb.edu/people/golledge.htm

Wayfinding by Polynesian Voyagers

http://www.kcc.hawaii.edu/org/pvs/navigate/wayfind.html

Commercial Wayfinding Systems

http://www.wayfinding.com/

http://www.quintessence5.com/

http://www.stancosignage.com/index2.html

Chapter 4: Theories of Environment–Behavior Relationships

Overload

http://www.psycport.com/2000/07/24/eca/0018-0620-dpa-SPECIAL-Science.html

Restricted Environmental Stimulation Technique (REST)

http://www.psych.ubc.ca/~psuedfeld/RESTlab

Stress, Depression, Learned Helplessness

http://www.apa.org/psychnet/depression.html

Chapter 5: Noise

Research in the Hearing Sciences, UC Berkeley

http://ear.berkeley.edu/

Acoustical Society of America

http://asa.aip.org/

OSHA Standards for Noise Exposure in the Workplace

http://www.osha-slc.gov/OshStd_data/1910_0095.html

Noise Pollution

http://ehis.niehs.nih.gov/topic/noisepol.html

http://ehis.niehs.nih.gov/topic/hearing.html

Chapter 6: Weather, Climate, and Behavior

Fundamentals of Physical Geography, including weather effects

http://www.geog.ouc.bc.ca/physgeog

http://www.geog.ouc.bc.ca/conted/onlinecourses/geog_210/210notes.html

Global Climate

http://geography.uoregon.edu/envchange/clim_animations/index.html

http://www.eco-portal.com/

http://www.nrdc.org/

http://www.rff.org/

National Center for Atmospheric Research

http://www.scd.ucar.edu/vg

National Snow and Ice Data Center

http://www.nsidc.org/NASA/SOTC

U.S. Global Change Research Program

http://www.gcdis.usgcrp.gov

Preventing Heat Effects, Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://aepo-xdv-www.epo.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/p0000449/p0000449.htm?

Cold Stress, Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://aepo-xdv-www.epo.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/tp_00200.htm

OSHA Guidelines on ELF-EMF

http://www.osha-slc.gov/SLTC/elfradiation/index.html

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences on EMFs

http://www.niehs.nih.gov/emfrapid/home.htm

Light Therapy: Northern Light Technologies

http://www.northernlight-tech.com

Chapter 7: Disasters, Toxic Hazards, and Pollution

Federal Emergency Management Agency

http://www.fema.gov/

Disaster Prevention Guidelines, Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://aepo-xdv-www.epo.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/tp_00262.htm

http://aepo-xdv-www.epo.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/tp_00627.htm

Natural Hazards Information Center, University of Colorado

http://www.colorado.edu/hazards/

Earthquakes

http://www-socal.wr.usgs.gov/shake/ciim_socal.html

Environmental Protection Agency

http://www.epa.gov/

Natural Resources Defense Council

http://www.nrdc.org/

Resources for the Future

http://www.rff.org/

Nuclear Waste Cleanup

http://www.rff.org/nuclearcleanup

Arsenic Pollution

http://phys4.harvard.eu/~wilson/arsenic_project_main.html

Asbestos Exposure—OSHA Guidelines

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/asbestos/standards.html

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

http://aepo-xdv-www.epo.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/m0039929/m0039929.htm#head001000000000000

Radon

http://ehis.niehs.nih.gov/topic/radon.html

Indoor Air Quality

http://ehis.niehs.nih.gov/topic/indoorpol.html

Sick Building Syndrome

http://ehpnet1.niehs.nih.gov/docs/1996/104-10/iti.html

Environmental Toxicology, Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://aepo-xdv-www.epo.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/tp_01238.htm

Lead Poisoning, Center for Disease Control and Prevention

http://aepo-xdv-www.epo.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/tp_01074.htm

MegaLinks Environmental Justice/Environmental Racism Annotated Links

http://www.hensonscales.com/erlinks.htm

Chapter 8: Personal Space and Territoriality

OSHA Guidelines on Working in Confined Spaces

http://www.osha-slc.gov/SLTC/confinedspaces/index.html

Interpersonal Distance

http://www.dgp.toronto.edu/OTP/papers/video.mediated.collaboration/ishii.html

Gangs, including territorial aspects

http://streetgangs.com/

Chapter 9: Crowding

Population Growth & Global Warming

http://members.aol.com/trajcom/private/popco2.htm

U.S. Census Bureau on Crowding

http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/housing/census/histcensushsg.html

National Academy Press book on world population: Our Common Journey: A Transition toward Sustainability

http://books.nap.edu/catalog/9690.html

Population Dynamics

http://www.geog.ouc.bc.ca/conted/onlinecourses/geog_210/210notes.html

Chapter 10: The City

The City Review

http://www.thecityreview.com/

Census Bureau

http://www.census.gov/

Gangs

http://streetgangs.com/

Architecture Research Institute, Inc.

http://www.architect.org/

Children’s Architecture

http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/cerdg/toc.htm

Columbia University School of Architecture, Urban Design Projects

http://www.arch.columbia.edu/UD/

Columbia University School of Architecture, Urban Planning

http://www.arch.columbia.edu/UP/upfiles/exhibits/exhibits.html

Frederick Law Olmstead

http://architecture.about.com/arts/architecture/library/blolmsted-schools.htm

http://www.nps.gov/frla/

International Making Cities Livable Council

http://www.livablecities.org

Cities and Green Living

http://www.nrdc.org/cities/default.asp

About Urban and Community Design

http://architecture.about.com/arts/architecture/msubmenu-ud.htm

Congress for the New Urbanism

http://www.cnu.org/

Arcosante

http://www.arcosanti.org/

Chapter 11: Planning and Design For Human Behavior

Roberta Feldman, Architect and Psychologist

http://www.apa.org/monitor/jan99/path.html

Children’s Architecture

http://www.uwm.edu/Dept/cerdg/toc.htm

Frederick Law Olmstead

http://architecture.about.com/arts/architecture/library/blolmsted-schools.htm

http://www.nps.gov/frla/

Architecture Research Institute, Inc.

http://www.architect.org/

Design Research Society

http://www.drs.org.uk

About Architecture

http://architecture.about.com/arts/architecture/mbody.htm

Color

http://www.colormatters.com/entercolormatters.html

Wayfinding on Campus

http://www.quintessence5.com/

Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design

www.usgbc.org/programs/leed.htm

Chapter 12: Design in Residential and Institutional Environments

Housing Information Gateway

http://www.colorado.edu/plan/housing-info/

European Network for Housing Research

http://www.enhr.ibf.uu.se/

Center for Health Design

http://www.HealthDesign.org/index.html

Wayfinding in a Hospital

http://www.fhcrc.org/admin/facilities/facplan/phaseii/relocation/orientation/wayfind.html

Federal Bureau of Prisons

http://www.bop.gov/pubinfo.html

Environment and Gerontology Network

http://www.tm.tue.nl/gerontology/

Home Modifications for the Elderly:

http://www.aoa.gov/aoa/eldractn/homemodf.html

Institute on Aging & Environment, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

http://www.uwm.edu/dept/IAE

Continuum of Care: Columbine Health Systems

http://www.columbinehealth.com/

Alzheimer’s Association

http://www.alz.org

Chapter 13: Work, Learning, and Leisure Environments

Ergonomics Society

http://www.ergonomics.org.uk/

Human Factors and Ergonomics Society

http://hfes.org/

NASA

http://www.nasa.gov/

Wayfinding in Schools

http://www.wayfinding.com/schools.htm

Smithsonian Institution

http://www.si.edu/

Canada’s National Gallery

http://national.gallery.ca/

Denver Museum of Nature & Science

http://www.dmnh.org/

National Park Service

http://www.nps.gov/

Yellowstone National Park

http://www.nps.gov/yell/

U.S.D.A. Forest Service

http://www.fs.fed.us/

Chapter 14: Changing Behavior to Save the Environment

Commons Dilemma & Other Social Dilemmas

http://members.aol.com/trajcom/private/trajcom.htm

http://magnolia.net/~leonf/sd/sd.html

http://serendip.brynmawr.edu/bb/pd.html

Hardin’s classic 1968 Tragedy of the Commons article

http://www.aloha.net/%7Ejhanson/page95.htm

U.S. Global Change Research Program

http://www.gcdis.usgcrp.gov

Carnegie Mellon Green Design Initiative Economic Input-Output Life Cycle Assessment

http://www.eiolca.net

Department of Energy

http://www.eia.doe.gov

American Petroleum Institute

http://www.api.org

California Energy Commission

http://www.energy.ca.gov/education/index.html

Alliance to Save Energy

http://www.ase.org

National Academy Press book on world population: Our Common Journey: A Transition toward Sustainability

http://books.nap.edu/catalog/9690.html

Sustainability

http://www.eco-portal.com/

http://www.nrdc.org/

http://www.geog.ouc.bc.ca/conted/onlinecourses/geog_210/210notes.html

http://www.rff.org/

Environmental Protection Agency

http://www.epa.gov/

Studies of Voluntarism and Social Participation, Inc.

http://www.corch.org/svsp1.htm

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

http://www.nrel.gov

Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design

www.usgbc.org/programs/leed.htm

Fuel Cells:

Los Alamos National Laboratory http://www.education.lanl.gov/resources/fuelcells

Fuel Cells 2000 http://www.fuelcells.org

HyWeb http://www.hydrogen.org and www.HyWeb.de/accepth2

Wind Power

http://www.light-power.org/windpowr.HTM