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Creating the High-Functioning Library Space : Expert Advice from Librarians, Architects, and Designers
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This book provides practical information and insights to library administrators and building plan team members at academic and public libraries who are considering or starting a library expansion or reconfiguration of existing space.
• Covers all of the steps in the building process, from preparing the RFP and selecting an architect to developing a financial contingency plan and managing community and staff expectations
• Includes contributions from some of the most accomplished library architects and designers from across the nation
• Presents information of great relevance and interest to library administrators as well as to architectural firms that work with libraries