Planning Academic and Research Library Buildings

Planning Academic and Research Library Buildings

by David Weber, Philip Leighton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838933203

ISBN-13: 9780838933206

Pub. Date: 06/28/1986

Publisher: American Library Association

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838933206
Publisher:
American Library Association
Publication date:
06/28/1986
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
630

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1Library Requirements and the Planning Process1
2The Alternatives to a New Library Building28
3Planning Preliminaries49
4The Planning Team, with Architect and Consultants71
5General Programming107
6Programming: Housing the Collections145
7Programming: Accommodations for Readers and Collections219
8Programming: Space for Staff and General Purposes288
9Budgeting and Expense Control327
10Building Additions and Renovations363
11Master Planning and Siting389
12Schematic Considerations418
13Design Development487
14Construction Documents568
15Bidding, Business Concerns, and Construction599
16Activation634
App. AProgram and Other Document Examples659
App. BFormulas, Guidelines, and Standards714
App. CBuilding Blocks for Library Space: Functional Guidelines 1995753
App. DEnvironmental Guidelines for Collection Preservation763
App. EEquipment That Might Be Overlooked794
App. F Bibliography of Selected Useful Publications801
App. G Glossary821
Index851

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