IDEC wants to celebrate and spread the word about members’ knowledge!

Have you had a book or book chapter published that supports IDEC’s mission to advance interior design education, scholarship, and/or service? IDEC would like to provide a member book list on its website that will inform members and other visitors of the breadth of knowledge that IDEC members have to share.

Your work is eligible for inclusion on this list if:

  • It is a book or a chapter in a book
  • The content of the work is directly related to and supports the mission of IDEC to advance interior design education, scholarship, and service
  • It is either print, digital or both in its format
  • The work has already been published or will be published within 6 months
  • The work is available for others to purchase or access
  • At least one of the book or book chapter’s authors is a professional member of IDEC in good standing (which includes IDEC Fellows)

Please note:

  • IDEC will make known the publications of its members to website visitors, but as a policy these attributions do not constitute an endorsement or recommendation of these works.
  • IDEC reserves the right to manage the book list as necessary for accuracy and applicability to the guidelines above.
  • An APA 6th edition format list of these works will be provided at the IDEC website.

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Index of Member Published Books

Allison, D. (2014). Estimating and Costing for Interior Designers: A Step by Step Workbook. New York: Bloomsbury.

Ankerson, K. & Pable, J. (2008). Interior design: Practical strategies for teaching and learning. New York: Fairchild.

Artka, A., & Rebholz, J. (2016). The brand of you: The ultimate guide for an interior designer’s career journey. Milwaukee, WI: HenschelHAUS.

Asay, N., & Patton, M. (2010). Careers in Interior Design. New York, NY: Fairchild Books.

Baldwin Halbe, S. & Mark, R. K. (2019). Interior Design for Small Dwellings. New York: Routledge.

Bender, D.M. (2017). Design portfolios: Presentation and marketing for interior designers (3rd ed.). New York: Fairchild Books.

Brooker, G., & Weinthal, L. (2013). The handbook of interior architecture and design Bloomsbury Academic.

Campos, A., & Schneiderman, D. (2018). Interiors beyond architecture. London: Routledge.

Clemons, S. A. (2017). Interior Design. In Tinley Park, IL: Goodheart-Willcox.

Clemons, S. A. (2020). Interiors: Design, process, and practice. Tinley Park, IL: Goodheart-Willcox.

Ding, S. (2008). Modeling and Visualization with AutoCAD. New York: Fairchild Publications.

Ding, S. (2011). Sketching Interiors: from Traditional to Digital. New York: Fairchild Publications.

Ding, S. (2013). Photoshop for Interior Designers: A Nonverbal Communication. New York: Fairchild Publications.

Diversity in Design : Perspectives from the Non-Western World. New York: Fairchild, 2011. Print.

Door, J. H. & Portillo, M. (2011).  Design thinking for interiors:  Inquiry + Experience + Impact.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley & Sons.

Fisher, E. (2018). Home: The Foundations of Enduring Spaces. New York: Clarkson Potter/Random House.

Gaines, K., Bourne, A., Pearson, M., & Kleibrink, M. (2016). Designing for autism spectrum disorders. Routledge.

Gaines, K., Klein, C, Guerrero, L. & Abassi, S. (2020). OLE! Outdoor Learning Environments Inspector Guide.

Harwood, B. (1993). Decorating Texas, Decorative Painting in the Lone Star State from the 1850s to the 1950s. Ft. Worth, TX: Texas Christian University Press.

Harwood, B., May, B., & Sherman, C. (2002). Architecture and Interior Design, through the 18th century: An Integrated History. New Jersey: Prentice Hall/Pearson Education.

Harwood, B., May, B., & Sherman, C. (2009). Architecture and Interior Design, from the 19th century: An Integrated History. New Jersey: Prentice Hall/Pearson Education.

Harwood, B., May, B., & Sherman, C. (2011). Architecture and Interior Design: An Integrated History to the Present. New Jersey: Prentice Hall/Pearson Education.

Harwood, B. & Weigand, J. (2010). Clarifying Graduate Degrees in Interior Design and Presenting the MID, in The State of the Interior Design Profession (p. 392-400), edited by Caren S. Martin and Denise A. Guerin.

Huber, A. M. (2017). Telling the design story: Effective and engaging communication. New York, NY: Routledge | Taylor & Francis.

Jacks, B. (2017). A House and its Atmosphere. Ames, Iowa: Culicidae Architectural Press.
Jones, L. M. (2013). Beginnings of interior environments, 11th ed. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson/Prentice Hall.

Kleinman, K., Merwood-Salisbury, J., & Weinthal, L. (2012). After taste: Expanded practice in interior design (1st ed.) Princeton Architectural Press.

Lewis Kausel, C. 2012. Design & Intuition: Structures, Interiors & The Mind, Southampton Great Britain. WIT Press. Chapter: Lewis Kausel, C. and Hackett P.M. W., 2015. Netnography: Possibilities and Resourcefulness. In P.M.W. Hackett, Editor, Qualitative Research Methods in Consumer Psychology: Ethnography and Culture, chapter 18. London: Routledge.

Matthews, C. W., Webb, J., & Hill, C. (2015). Senior housing in LGBT communities. In B. M. Tauke, K. H. Smith, & C. Davis (Eds.), Diversity and Design: Understanding Hidden Consequences. London: Routledge Press.

Martin, C. S., & Guerin, D. A. (2010). The state of the interior design profession. New York: Fairchild Books.

Naglaa Sami AbdelAziz Mahmoud (October 25th, 2017). Places that Reflect Beauty, in Martha Peaslee Levine, Perception of Beauty,  IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69772.

Naglaa Sami AbdelAziz Mahmoud (November 5th, 2018). Best Illumination Scenes for Spaces Users, in  Muhammad Abdul Mujeebu, Indoor Environmental Quality, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.80990.

Naglaa Sami AbdelAziz Mahmoud (February 22nd, 2019). Acoustics from Interior Designer Perspective, in Zine El Abiddine Fellah and Erick Ogam, Acoustics of Materials, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.84167.

Null, R., (2013). Universal Design: Principles and Models. Boca Raton,FL: CRC Press. Taylor & Francis Group.

Nussbaumer, L. L. (2008). Indoor air quality. In Jones, L., (Ed.) Environmentally Responsible Interior Design. New York: Wiley.

Nussbaumer, L. L. (2009). Evidence based design for interior designers. New York: Fairchild.

Nussbaumer, L. L. (2009). The role of textiles in indoor environmental pollution. In Rowe, T., (Ed.), Interior Textiles: Design and Development. University of Bolton, UK: Woodhead Publishing.

Nussbaumer, L. L. (2011). The interior design intern. New York: Fairchild.

Nussbaumer, L. L. (2012). Inclusive design: A universal need. New York: Fairchild Books.

Nussbaumer, L. L. (2013). Human factors in the built environment. New York: Fairchild Books.

Nussbaumer, L. L. (2018). Human factors in the built environment, 2nd Ed. New York: Bloomsbury.

Pable, J. (2003). Sketching interiors at the speed of thought. New York: Fairchild.

Pable, J. (2007). Social responsibility by design: Interior design, graphic design and photography students’ close encounter with homelessness. In the California State University Service Learning Faculty Scholar (Ed.), Race, Poverty and Social Justice (pp. 123-147). Sterling, VA: Stylus Publishers.

Pable, J. B., & Waxman, L. (2011). The importance of interior design professionals’ engagement in policy development as a means to effect practical and lasting change for underprivileged individuals. In Dianne Smith, Marina Lommerse, & Priya Metcalfe (Eds.), Life from the Inside: Perspectives on Social Sustainability and Interior Architecture. Perth: Pencil and Paper, IA Publication Series 1. Second edition as Perspectives on Social Sustainability and Interior Architecture: Life from the Inside: Springer (2013).

Portillo, M. (2009).  Color planning for interiors:  An integrated approach to color in designed spaces.  Hoboken, NJ:  John Wiley & Sons.

Rabun, J., & Kendall, C. (2012). The Anglicized & Illustrated Dictionary of Interior Design. New York, NY: Pearson/Prentice Hall.

Robinson, L. & Parman, A. (2009). Research-inspired design: A step-by-step guide for interior designers. New York: Fairchild Books.

Seidler, D. R. (2014). Digital drawing for designers: A visual guide to AutoCAD 2015. New York, NY: Fairchild Books.

Seidler, D. R. (2015). Revit Architecture 2016 for designers. New York, NY: Fairchild Books.

Sickler, S. (2019). Soft Goods Guidebook for Interiors. New York: Fairchild Books.

Smith, K. H., Webb, J., & Williams, B. T. (2010). Just below the line: A primer on housing, disability, and equity in the South. Fayetteville, AR: University of Arkansas Press.

Thompson, Jo Ann Asher, & Nancy Blossom (2015). The Handbook of Interior Design. New York: Wiley/Blackwell.

Travis, Stephanie (2015). Sketching for Architecture + Interior Design.  London: Laurence King Publishing

Vallerand, O. (2020). Unplanned visitors: Queering the ethics and aesthetics of domestic space. Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press.

Veikos, C., (2014). Lina Bo Bardi: The Theory of Architectural Practice. New York and London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis.

Veikos, C., (2014). The Hands of the People: SESC PompeiaIn Lepik, A.& Simone Bader, V. (Eds.), Lina Bo Bardi 100: Brazil’s Alternative Path to Modernism (118-133). Ostfildern : Hatje Cantz Verlag.

Webb, J., Williams, B.T., & Smith, K.H. (2010). Redefining Design and disability: A P-E fit model. In Wolfgang Preiser, Korydon H. Smith, and Elaine Ostroff (Eds.), Universal Design Handbook, 2nd Edition (43.1-43.8). New York: McGraw-Hill.

Weinthal, L. (2011). Toward a new interior: An anthology of interior design theory (1st ed.) Princeton Architectural Press.