Digital Resources

The IARC library has compiled a list of blogs, digital magazines and other interesting websites that focus on green materials or are inspirational to students.


Inhabitat is a weblog devoted to the future of design, tracking the innovations in technology, practices and materials that are pushing architecture and home design towards a smarter and more sustainable future.

Designers Accord is a global coalition of designers, educators, and business leaders working together to create positive environmental and social impact.

TreeHugger is the leading media outlet dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream. Partial to a modern aesthetic, we strive to be a one-stop shop for green news, solutions, and product information.

CoolBoom is a blog launched in January 2007 to collect and share a “personal taste” in architecture and interior design. All the things you find in CoolBoom have gone through a selection to create a nice, clean and functional blog with a touch of distinction.

Annette Tatum: The Well-Dressed Home Designer Annette Tatum invites you to enter the world of The Well Dressed Home and visit the ever changing design palette of my life.

Coco+Kelley Cassandra LaValle is the editor behind the style blog coco+kelley where she explores trends in fashion, decor and entertaining, highlighting pieces that exude classic design and glamour.


Retail Environments Retail Environments magazine, with seven issue each year (plus the annual Supplier|Connect Buyers’ Guide) features must-read business information, behind-the-scenes reports on new retail projects, materials and design trends, news about A.R.E. and its members, and your direct line to A.R.E.’s Supplier|Connect search.

Pure Green Magazine is an independent online publication dedicated to delivering stylish sustainable living and design. We strive to expand our readers’ knowledge and awareness of the diversity available in the green design and lifestyle market today. The magazine features eco style picks, innovative products and ideas, DIY projects, green home tours, eco travel destinations, organic recipes and more.

Standard Magazine is an online publication, to show that “green is a standard, not a style.” The manifesto: “design should be captivating, timeless, built to last and, of course, produced in a way that honors people and the planet.”

Dezeen was launched at the end of November 2006 and has grown rapidly to become one of the most popular and influential architecture and design blogs on the internet. Our mission is simple: to bring you a carefully edited selection of the best architecture, design and interiors projects from around the world before anyone else.

Lonny Magazine was launched in October 2009 and is a bimonthly online magazine that focuses on lifestyle and home decor. Founded by designer Michelle Adams and photographer Patrick Cline, Lonny highlights extraordinary interiors, innovative bloggers, and the latest market finds.

Design Milk is an online magazine dedicated to modern design run by Jaime Derringer. Our goal is to bring you what’s fresh and new in art, architecture, interior design, furniture and decor, fashion, and technology.

GREEN WEBSITES Nordic Initiative, Clean and Ethical is a joint commitment from the Nordic fashion industry to take a lead on social and environmental issues.

graypants is a design machine in seattle. We are currently having fun designing architecture, furniture, and lighting.


Palette App Create and share palettes, hundreds of manufacturers, thousands of products, one touch sample ordering, unique filtering system, favorites library, one touch spec downloads, iPad and Android 2012