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A going green bibliography: selected books, magazines, and websites. Created November 2007. Updated 2008, 2009, and 2010.

Books | Magazines | Websites


Callahan, Tim, and Clarke Snell.
Building Green: A Complete How-To Guide to Alternative Building Methods Earth Plaster * Straw Bale * Cordwood * Cob * Living Roofs
New York: Lark Books, 2005.
Call # - SE.Sn27b 2005

Eisenberg, Evan.
Ecology of Eden, The.
New York: Macmillan General Books, 1998.
Call # - PYSE.Ei825e 1998

Fine, Doug.
Farewell, my Subaru
New York : Villard, 2008.
Call # - EF493.A 2008

Hynes, H. Patricia.
Earthright: Every Citizen's Guide/What You Can Do in Your Home, Workplace and Community to Save Our Environment
Warszawa: Prima Pub, 1990.
Call # - PYSE.H998e

Kemp, William H.
The Renewable Energy Handbook: A Guide to Rural Energy Independence, Off-Grid and Sustainable Living
Aztext Press, 2006
Call # -

Morris, Stephen.
New Village Green: Living Light, Living Local, Living Large
Gabriola Island, BC: New Society Publishers, 2007.
Call # - PYSE.M834n 2007

Naar, Jon.
Design for a Livable Planet: How You Can Help Clean Up the Environment
New York: HarperCollins, 1990.
Call # - PYSE.N11d

Newkirk, Ingrid.
Making Kind Choices: Everyday Ways to Enhance Your Life Through Earth- and Animal-Friendly Living
New York, New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 2005.
Call # - BQS.N46m 2005

Rifkin, Jeremy.
The Green Lifestyle Handbook
New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1990.
Call # - PYSE.9G82r

Susanka, Sarah.
The Not So Big House: A Blueprint for the Way We Really Live
Newton, CT: Taunton, 1998.
Call # - WIS.Su81n 1998

Taylor, Betsy.
Sustainable Planet: Solutions for the Twenty-first Century Boston: Beacon Press, 2002.
Call # - IAE.9Su82s 2002

Trask, Crissy.
It's Easy Being Green: A Handbook for Earth-Friendly Living
Layton: Gibbs Smith, Publisher, 2006.
Call # - PYSE.T69i 2006


E: The envirnomental magazine
Norwalk, CT: Earth Action Network
Call # - Periodical (New Book area/Reading Room)

Earth Island Journal
San Francisco, CA: Earth Island Institute
Call # - Periodical (New Book area/Reading Room)

Green Livin
Randolph, VT: The Public Press
Free quarterly journal. Copies are usually available at the reference desk.

Home Power: Solar, Wind, Hydro, Design, Build
Phoenix, OR: Home Power
Call # - Periodical (New Book area/Reading Room)

The Mother Earth News
Arden, NC: Sussex Publishers
Call # - Periodical (New Book area/Reading Room)

Natural Home
Topeka, KS: Ogden Pub.
Call # - Periodical (Arts & Music Reading Lounge)


Chasing Green
A consumer resource that covers a wide range of topics on how ordinary people can help the environment and promote a green lifestyle.

A huge set of links on ways to go green from buying a car to building a house to shopping for a gift.

NOVA/Car of the Future
Car talk guys search for the car of the future.

Category: Reading Lists

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