Design Research and Methods Journal

An open-access journal devoted to the documentation of investigations, methods and solutions developed in design research.   

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Accepted articles are registered with the Library of Congress (ISSN: 2153-9766) and are permanently accessible under a Creative Commons license.

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  • Case Studies
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Vol 1, No 1 (2011): Center for Universal Design Archives

An archive of articles, guides, and tech sheets published by the Center for Universal Design between 1989 and 2008.  Some publications are not included because of copyright issues, but are still available from the Center for Universal Design at design.ncsu.edu/cud

Table of Contents

Editorial

An Introduction to the Design Research and Methods Journal PDF
Steven Ryan Valenziano, Sharon Joines, PhD

Research Article

Removing Barriers: Planning Meetings That Are Accessible To All Participants PDF
North Carolina Office on Disability and Health
Removing Barriers to Health Care PDF
North Carolina Office on Disability and Health
Removing Barriers to Health Clubs and Fitness Facilities PDF
Lauren Howard, Leslie Young, Stephen Figoni
Accessible Multifamily Housing: Key Code Requirements from Volume 1-C (1999) of the North Carolina State Building Code PDF
Leslie Young, Rex Pace
Home Modifications and Products for Safety and Ease of Use PDF
Margo Johnson, Richard Duncan, Andrea Gabriel, Michael Carter
Simple Solutions: Home Automation Technology for Easy, Safe, and Accessible Living PDF
Jeffrey Jerome
Tenant's Guide to Apartment Modifications OCR PDF PDF
Phill Zook
Universal Design In Housing PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
The Next Generation House Mini-Poster PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
The Next Generation House Poster PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Universal Design: Product Evaluation Countdown PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Housing for the Lifespan of All People PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
The Universal Design File: Designing for People of All Ages and Abilities PDF
Molly Story, James Mueller, Ron Mace
Universal Design Demonstration Home: Design for a Lifetime PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Case Studies on Universal Design PDF
James Mueller
Accessible Stock House Plans Summary PDF Full PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Universal Design Exemplars HTML
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Product Design Case Studies PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design

Technical Notes

Accessible Temporary Events, A Planning Guide PDF
Leslie Young, Rex Pace
Roll-In Shower: Wood Frame Construction (Tech Sheet 1.03.2) PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Roll-In Shower: Slab on Grade Construction (Tech Sheet 1.03.3) PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Section Through Pipe Protection Panel (34" Counter Height) (Tech Sheet 1.04.1) PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Section Through Pipe Protection Panel (32" Counter Height) (Tech Sheet 1.04.2) PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Threshold: Recessed Into Subfloor (Tech Sheet 2.09.1) PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Curbless Showers: An Installation Guide PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Wood Ramp Design: How to Add a Ramp PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
QAP Tech Sheet: Bathrooms for Multifamily Housing PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Affordable and Universal Homes: A Plan Book PDF
North Carolina State University Center for Universal Design
Carrying Objects PDF
Jon Yu, Sharon Joines, PhD
Proper Grips PDF
Jon Yu, Sharon Joines, PhD
Workspace layout PDF
Jon Yu, Sharon Joines, PhD
Principles Of Universal Design Poster Hi-Res PDF (300dpi) PDF (72dpi)
Steven Valenziano, Sharon Joines, PhD
Principles of Universal Design Quick-Reference 11x17 PDF 2-page (8.5x11) PDF 8.5 x 11 Mini-PDF
Steven Valenziano, Sharon Joines, PhD


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ISSN: 2153-9766