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Better Library and Learning Space : Projects, trends, ideas.

Better Library and Learning Space : Projects, trends, ideas.

Author: Les Watson
Publisher: London : Facet Publishing, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Computer file : Document : English

What are the most important things a 21st-century library should do with its space? This title includes chapters that address this critical question, capturing the insights and practical ideas of  Read more...

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Les Watson
ISBN: 9781856047630 1856047636 9781856049726 1856049728
OCLC Number: 882619579
Notes: Titre provenant de l'écran d'accueil.
Description: 1 online resource
Details: Logiciel capable de lire un fichier au format (pdf).
Contents: Introduction - Les Watson SECTION 1 1. UK projects and trends - Les Watson and Jan Howden 2. USA projects and trends - Matthew Simon 3. China projects and trends - Hugh Anderson 4. Hong Kong projects and trends - Professor Bob Fox and Peter Sidorko 5. Europe projects and trends - Joyce Sternheim and Rob Bruijnzeels 6. Australasia projects and trends - Professor Roland Sussex, Professor Peter Tregloan and Professor Philip Long SECTION 2 7. Library space and technology - Les Watson 8. Libraries information and learning - Les Watson and Jan Howden 9. Key ideas on space - Les Watson 10. Thinking it through - Les Watson SECTION 3 11. Beyond space: access is all - or is it? - Professor David Baker 12. Thinking inside the box - Colin Allan 13. Nothing has changed/everything has changed - the enduring aspects of learning - Hugh Anderson 14. Books, nooks and MOOCs - Jo Dane 15. The researcher's view: context is critical - Professor Sheila Corrall and Dr. Ray Lester 16. Libraries in the networked society: evolution, revolution, extinction? - Chris Batt OBE 17. Libraries at the heart of campus life - Graham Bulpitt 18. The library has left the building - Joyce Sternheim and Rob Bruijnzeels 19. Beyond analogue: the learning studio as media-age library - Dr. Kyle Dickson 20. 3-D libraries for 3-D smarting - Jef Staes 21. Learning landscapes, the library and the University of Lincoln: efficiency, effectiveness, expression and experimentation - Professor Mike Neary and Sam Williams 22. Viral design: learners building better environments together - Professor Stephen Heppell 23. The interior designer's view - Val Clugston 24. Furniture fit for the future - Paul White 25. Conclusions - Les Watson


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If you are building a new library or examining your current library spaces, this book should be on your must-read list. -- Australian Library Journal Informed and informative, Better Library and Read more...

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