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Creating the High-Functioning Library Space: Expert Advice from Librarians, Architects, and Designers

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Marta Deyrup ISBN-13: 9781440840586 200 pages • 7 x 10  2016 This book provides practical information and insights to library administrators and building plan team members at academic and public libraries who are considering or starting a library expansion or reconfiguration of existing space. Building a new library or expanding or renovating an...


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Public Library Buildings: The Librarian's Go-To Guide for Construction, Expansion, and Renovation Projects-Paperback-Libraries Unlimited-The Library Marketplace

Public Library Buildings: The Librarian's Go-To Guide for Construction, Expansion, and Renovation Projects

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Lisa Charbonnet ISBN-13: 9781440838583 222 pages • 6⅛ x 9¼ Year Published: 2015 This go-to guide covers the entire process of building or renovating a public library—from initial planning, to maintaining the completed space, to measuring success. In light of current social and technological shifts, libraries are reinventing themselves. Meeting p...


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