References & Links

Sustainability Education References

Our Zotero reference library ‘Sustainability Education in Higher Education‘, a collection of

  • examples in the published literature of sustainability incorporated across the curriculum, organized by discipline;
  • examples of and results from sustainability education faculty development programs; and
  • general sustainability references that may be useful resources.



AASHE Mission, Vision and Goals.” n.d. AASHE Website.

Climate Leadership for America: Education and Innovation for Prosperity – ACUPCC Annual Report 2009.

Growing Green: Becoming a Carbon Neutral Campus.  Duke University Climate Action Plan. October 2009.

Text of the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment.” n.d. ACUPCC Website.

U.S. EPA. “Sustainability: Basic Information.” 2011. US Environmental Protection Agency Website.


A few methods references

Creswell, John. 1998. Qualitative inquiry and research design: Choosing among five traditions. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

O’Leary, Zina. 2006. Researching real-world problems: a guide to methods of inquiry. London: Sage.

Yin, Robert. 2009. Case study research: design and methods. London: Sage.