Ease Wayfinding

Keeping on Track with New Wayfinding Research

Researchers are developing a much better understanding of how people navigate through space and how wayfinding aids can be enhanced.

Wayfinding Review (02-10-12)

Murphy, the CEO of GNU, a wayfinding consulting firm, has written a very readable overview of important wayfinding concepts, that is available free at the website noted below.

Keeping People From Getting Lost

Further research reinforces the importance of lines of sight and layout when considering how people find their way in a building.

Designing Streets for People with Poor Vision (11-02-10)

The UK’s Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE) is making available free, at the website listed below, a guide to designing streets that are hospitable for people with poor vision.