Countdown to a New Library

Countdown to a New Library

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by Jeannette A. Woodward
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838907679

ISBN-13: 9780838907672

Pub. Date: 08/28/2000

Publisher: American Library Association

Countdown to a New Library presents all of the need-to-knows for designing and constructing a library for the future." "Writing from the perspective of a librarian who has been through the building wars and survived to tell about it, Jeannette Woodward walks you through the process of overseeing the planning and construction of a building that meets the changing…  See more details below

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Countdown to a New Library presents all of the need-to-knows for designing and constructing a library for the future." "Writing from the perspective of a librarian who has been through the building wars and survived to tell about it, Jeannette Woodward walks you through the process of overseeing the planning and construction of a building that meets the changing needs of both customers and staff. Packed with helpful suggestions and precautions, this "hard hat" book is an indispensable resource for learning how to: "talk the talk" constructively with architects and builders; plan expertly for technology access; incorporate key building concerns for security, electrical, HVAC, lighting, roofing, and ADA requirements; and keep the project on track and on budget." "Using the hands-on tips and real-life insider stories from librarians around the country, Countdown to a New Library is a crash course in planning and building the modern library.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838907672
Publisher:
American Library Association
Publication date:
08/28/2000
Pages:
205
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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