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Read Book Checklist of Library Building Design Considerations Free PDF

American Library Association

English - 194 pages - ISBN-10: 0838934668 - ISBN-13: 9780838934661

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These information-packed resources offer practical strategies for assessing space requirements and meeting them cost-effectively. Whether you're building a brand-new facility or expanding an existing one, you'll find invaluable guidance from these experts.Discover hands-on approaches to: -- Exploring planning and design considerations-- Complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act-- Using space creatively and effectivelyPacked with nearly 1,500 key questions -- one-third more than previous editions -- this unique workbook covers nearly every aspect of library-facility space and functions, from site selection and security to shelving and ground-breaking ceremonies. Written for use by all levels of staff, as well as for architects, the completely revised third edition incorporates design and architectural changes brought about by computer workstations, networks, and more. An all-new section on ADA requirements keeps you in check with the law. An up-to-date bibliography is appended.

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