Interior Design Resources

Interior Design Organizations

Interiors & Sources works with several interior design professional associations as well as the Council for Interior Design Accreditation, which accredits professional-level interior design programs. To learn about their missions and programs, contact them or click their Web site links below.


American Academy of Healthcare Interior Designers (AAHID)
1602 L Street, NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 877-224-4360
Fax: 202-721-0221

American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
608 Massachusetts Avenue, NE
Washington, DC  20002
Tel: 202-546-3480
Fax: 202-546-3240

Council for Interior Design Accreditation (formerly FIDER)
206 Grandville Ave., Suite 350
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4014
Tel: 616-458-0400
Fax: 616-458-0460

Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC)
9100 Purdue Road, Suite 200
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Tel: 317-328-4437
Fax: 317-280-8527

Interior Designers of Canada (IDC)
C536-43 Hanna Ave.
Toronto, ON  M6K 1X1
Tel: 416-649-4425
Fax: 416-921-3660

International Interior Design Association (IIDA)
222 Merchandise Mart, Suite 567
Chicago, IL 60654
Tel: 312-467-1950
Fax: 312-467-0779

ASID Update

At its 40th anniversary, ASID considers how far it's come and where it's going

IIDA Bulletin

Your legacy is more than just your design, it's how you help the next generation rise to the occasion

EnvironDesign Notebook
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With a fifth public comment period on the horizon, the USGBC’s Scot Horst explains the initial pushback against LEED 2012 and what led to its transformation into LEED v4.

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