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Constructing library buildings that work

Author: Frederick A Schlipf
Publisher: Chicago ALA Editions 2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Part I. Basics of the Library Construction Process -- Basic Building Configuration -- Programming -- Hiring Architects -- Site Selection -- The Design and Construction Process -- Funding -- Remodeling vs. New Construction -- Converting Non-Library Spaces -- Part II. Characteristics of Successful Library Buildings -- Accessibility -- Acoustics -- Efficient Operation -- Electrical Wiring -- Elevators and Staircases --
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Schlipf, Frederick A
Constructing library buildings that work
Chicago : ALA Editions, 2020
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(DLC)2020015692
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick A Schlipf
ISBN: 9780838947586 0838947581
OCLC Number: 1228890527
Accession No: (DE-627)1694516636 (DE-599)KXP1694516636
Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: Fred Schlipf.

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Part I. Basics of the Library Construction Process -- Basic Building Configuration -- Programming -- Hiring Architects -- Site Selection -- The Design and Construction Process -- Funding -- Remodeling vs. New Construction -- Converting Non-Library Spaces -- Part II. Characteristics of Successful Library Buildings -- Accessibility -- Acoustics -- Efficient Operation -- Electrical Wiring -- Elevators and Staircases -- Expandability -- Flexibility -- Furniture -- HVAC Systems -- Lighting -- Meeting and Program Rooms -- Plumbing -- Security -- Service Desks -- Shelving -- Staff Workspaces -- Storage Spaces -- Good and Bad Ideas in Library Architecture.

"This book covers the essential basics of the library construction process and how to construct successful library buildings"

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