Resources for Accessible Places

Accessible Places Bookshelf contains a growing collection of books that contribute to various aspects of Accessible Places.

Accessibility Links

Google’s Announcement that Google Maps now provide walking directions in addition to the driving directions they have provided for years. This link includes instructions on how to get the directions.

Google Maps is the link to Google’s map site.

The Correa Report is an excellent blog on urban design and sustainability that often deals with issues of accessible places.

Accessibility Blogs

Gated Subdivisions decrease accessibility, and thereby create a lot of unforeseen problems

Sprawl - Cancer of the City lays out the malignant effect of sprawl upon our cities

Diagramming the Original Green shows the relationship between the foundations of sustainable places and sustainable buildings

Accessibility Podcasts

Accessibility Albums

Sau Paulo Photos illustrate the dilemmas that occur if we build a place where most people can only get around in cars.

Accessibility Presentations

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