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  1. Beautifying Your School Library Program on a Small Budget (AASL Flash Webinar)

      Hear from five school librarians as they share inspiring ideas for beautifying your school library on a small budget. The 5-7 minute presentations will give you tips and tricks for transforming your library space with little to no budget.  From Drab to ...

    JHABLEY - 02/26/2016 - 15:36 - American Association of School Librarians (AASL)

  2. 1840

    That same year as Harvard developed the card catalog, 1840,  the University of South Carolina opened the first separate academic library building. There had been university libraries before, but they were housed in multi-use buildings. The University of S ...

    HDAVIES - 02/26/2013 - 11:41 - About ALA

  3. Managing Your Library Construction Project

    Managing Your Library Construction Project: A Step-by-Step Guide Richard C. McCarthy Library building projects leave a legacy for decades, with one chance to get it right. Those with access to a trustworthy expert who can explain the process in step-by-st ...

    HDAVIES - 12/18/2012 - 13:12 - Libraries Transform

  4. Transforming Library Service Through Information Commons

    Transforming Library Service Through Information Commons: Case Studies for the Digital Age D. Russell Bailey and Barbara Gunter Tierney The Information Commons (IC) strives to unite all the facts and figures of the world into a resource available to every ...

    HDAVIES - 11/26/2012 - 13:58 - Libraries Transform

  5. Building for the Future: Design Institute Overview | Library by Design

    Building for the Future: Design Institute Overview | Library by Design How do you plan for a future you can’t predict? By building flexibility into the design. That was one of the main takeaways from LJ ’s latest Design Institute (DI), held at the Denver ...

    HDAVIES - 11/05/2012 - 15:55 - Libraries Transform

  6. Academic Library Building Design: Resources for Planning

    A basic framework for architects, planners, and librarians embarking on the planning and design of libraries for higher education. This Guide will provide information for thinking about the design of new and renovated library space, and point toward addit ...

    HDAVIES - 10/08/2012 - 15:49 - Libraries Transform

  7. Ergonomics Bibliography

    Compiled by Emily Holmes, Assistant Director, Preservation Reformatting, Columbia University Libraries (January 2006) Note: Entries marked with an asterisk (*) are highly recommended. American Furniture Manufacturers Association. “Voluntary Ergonomics Gui ...

    admin - 11/19/2012 - 10:22 - Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS)