Contemporary library architecture : a planning and design guide / Ken Worpole.
By: Worpole, KenMaterial type: TextPublisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2013Edition: 1st edDescription: xiv, 197 pages : illustrations ; 29 cmContent type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780415592291 (hbk); 9780415592307 (pbk)Subject(s): Library architecture | Library buildings -- Design and constructionDDC classification: 727.8 LOC classification: Z679 | .W83 2013
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
A city with a great library is a great city -- Libraries : the 'sacred' spaces of modernity -- What you see is what you get? : key aspects of library -- A new wave of library architecture -- Developing the brief and establishing a project management team -- Places and partners -- Programme and people : the changing library programme -- A vital space for children and young people -- Public library case studies : Barcelona; Bournemouth; Brighton; Canada Water; Cardiff; Dagenham; Ewell; Glasgow Bridge; Hook; Huntingdon; Newcastle; Norwich; Whitechapel; Winchester -- Academic library case studies : Aberdeen University; Cranfield University; Sheffield University, Commons; Sheffield University, Western Library; Surrey University -- Lessons from the case studies and post-occupancy evaluation -- 21st century libraries : changing forms, changing functions.