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Planning academic and research library buildings

Leighton, Philip D. ;Weber, David C., 1924-

Chicago : American Library Association 2000

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 6  (Z679.5 L45 1999 )()

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  • Title:
    Planning academic and research library buildings
  • Author/Creator: Leighton, Philip D.
  • Weber, David C., 1924-
  • Publisher: Chicago : American Library Association
  • Creation Date: 2000
  • Edition: 3rd ed.
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: xxx, 887 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 801-820) and index.
  • Subjects: Library architecture -- United States; Academic libraries -- United States; Research libraries -- United States
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 801-820) and index.
  • Contents: Library requirements and the planning process
    The alternatives to a new library building
    Planning preliminaries
    The planning team, with architect and consultants
    General programming
    Programming: housing the collections
    Programming: accommodations for readers and collections
    Programming: space for staff and general purposes
    Budgeting and expense control
    Building additions and renovations
    Master planning and siting
    Schematic considerations
    Design development
    Construction documents
    Bidding, business concerns, and construction
    Activation.
  • OCLC Number: 40074115
  • Identifier: ISBN0838907474;LCCN98046757