Buildings and Equipment Section: Older Programs

Preliminary Program ALA Annual, Chicago, July 2009 

Materials from the ALA Annual, Anaheim, June 2008.

2007 - Library Interiors Discussion Group
No Shushing Required Acoustics in Library (Open) Spaces
2007 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Minding the COOP: Maintaining and Improving Library Security Through Continuity of Operations
2007 - Library Interior Design Awards Committee
Why Does My Building Project Need and Interior Designer?
2007 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Libraries and Landscapes
2007 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
Is the Learning Commons Enough? --Asking the Better Questions.
2007 - Library Buildings Awards Committee
2007 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards
2006 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
What Have You Done for Your Adults Lately? Spaces for Boomers and Beyond
2006 -
O-5 in 90 Minutes-Early Literacy Spaces
2006 - Library Interior Design Awards Committee
ALA/IIDA Interior Design Awards
2006 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Documents of Desire: Talking With Your Architect
2006 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
When Bad Things Happen to Good Libraries
2006 - Architecture for Public Libraries
The 3 R’s: Renovation, Restoration, Remodeling
2005 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Raise High the Roof Beams: Building a Library Security Network
2005 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Y-Libraries: Designing and Building for Generation Y
2005 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Changing Services/Changing Design
2005 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
Walk on the Future Side
2005 - Library Buildings Awards Committee
2005 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards
2004 -
Is the Honeymoon Over? Post Occupancy Building Evaluations for Libraries
2004 -
Collaboration and the Building Project: Jacked Up or High Jacked
2004 -
Going Green Without Going Broke: Revisited
2003 - Architecture for Public Libraries
New Visions in Public Libraries: Innovative Processes, Partnerships, and Programs
2003 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee (w/LAMA Governmental Affairs Committee)
The USA Patriot Act: Managing Libraries in the Age of Terrorism
2003 - Functional Space Requirements Committee
Future Space: the Impact of New Technology on the Social Use of Space
2003 - Library Buildings Awards Committee
2003 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards
2003 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
If You Brew It, They Will Come: Applying Retail Techniques to Creating Customer-Based Libraries

Materials from the ALA Atlanta Program, June 2002.

  • The Politics of Space: Strange Bedfellows Make New Libraries
    The L!BRARY INITIATIVE:  New York City reinvents elementary school L!BRARIES
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David Matthews-Morgan, Director Engineering Services with UGA's EITS
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Tim Fish, Design Architect
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2002 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Going Green Without Going Broke: High Impact, Low Cost
2002 - Functional Space Requirements Committee
The Politics of Space
2002 - Library Buildings Awards Committee
Information Commons: Building, Design, and Service Planning
2002 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
Don’t Get Floored! Flooring Choices for Libraries
2002 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Library Security on Trial, the Sequel: Workplace Violence

Materials from the ALA San Francisco Program, June 2001.

 2001 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee

Creating the WOW Library. . .Wonder Filled Spaces, Original Design, Welcoming Environment
2001 -
Low Cost, High Impact: Getting the Most of Your Renovation $$
2001 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Uncommon Sense: Effective Security Solutions with Teens
2001 -
How Big Should My Building Be?
2001 - Library Buildings Awards Committee
2001 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards
2000 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
Service Desks, Beacon or Barrier: Are You Being Served?
2000 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
Tour of the Merchandise Mart
2000 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
You Be the Judge: Library Security on Trial
1999 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
You Got Exactly What You Ordered: The Nuts and Bolts of Buying Patron Furniture
1999 - Library Buildings Award Committee
ALA/AIA Library Buildings Award Presentation
1999 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Affordable Electronic Building Security Systems
1999 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Way Cool: Designing Young Adult Spaces That Work
1999 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
2001 A Space Odyssey: Rethinking Library Buildings in a Digital Age
1998 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
Not Just "Shhh" Anymore: Improving Library Acoustics
1998 - Architecture for Public Libraries
It Isn't Easy to be Green: Environmentally Friendly Libraries Sustaining Our Resources
1998 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Who's Minding the Store: Insider Theft in Libraries
1997 - Library Interiors Furnishings and Equipment Committee
Give us a Sign: Designing Effective Library Signage
1997 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Multiuse Facilities: Converging Destinies, E-merging Facilities
1997 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Preparing for Disaster: Building Protection Planning Before the Fact
1997 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Eye of the Beholder: Can an Architect and a Librarian Love the Same Building?
1996 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Espresso and Ambience: What Libraries Can Learn From Bookstore Design
1996 - Functional Space Requirements Committee
Building Library Programs with 'Building Blocks'
1996 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Security 101: A Primer
1995 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Lighten Up: How to Write a Library Lighting Program
1995 - Equipment Committee
Want It, Need It, Gotta Have It: A Process for Selecting Furniture and Equipment
1995 - Library Buildings Awards Committee
1995 AIA/ALA Library Buildings Awards Program
1995 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Stop Thief! Strategies for Keeping Your Collections From Disappearing
1994 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Charrette: The Client Interactive Process for Library Design
1994 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Business as Usual? Managing through the Muddle: Providing Library Services during Periods of Construction and Renovation
1994 - School Library Media Facilities Committee
Trip the Light, Fantastic!! Answers to Questions about Lighting in School Libraries
1993 - Architecture for Public Libraries
The Denver Experience: Building(s) for the Future
1993 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Planning Academic Library Building Additions: A Seamless Approach
1993 - Equipment Committee
Healthy Air: Preventing Sick Building Syndrome
1993 - Library Buildings Award Committee
1993 ALA/AIA Library Buildings Award Program
1993 - School Library Media Facilities Committee
Redesigning School Library Media Centers: Creating Space for Changing Curriculums
1992 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Beyond Post-Modernism: Public Library Architecture at the End of the 20th Century
1992 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Planning Libraries in a Larger Context: Campus Master Plans and Libraries
1992 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Is Your Library an Accessory to Crime?
1991 - Architecture for Public Libraries
If I Knew Then What I Know Now: Flexibility vs. Function in Building Design/Reinventing a New Building
1991 - Equipment Committee
So Many Services, So Little Space: Getting the Most Out of Your Current Facility
1991 - Library Buildings Award Committee
1991 AIA/ALA Library Buildings Award Program
1990 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Chicago/Los Angeles New Central Libraries in the Works
1990 - Equipment Committee
2001: A Library Shelving Odyssey
1989 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
High-Tech Reference in a Low-Tech Space
1989 - Library Buildings Award Committee
1989 AIA/ALA Library Buildings Award Program
1989 - School Library Media Facilities Committee
High Tech Stuff in Low Tech Spaces
1988 - College and University Libraries Committee
Getting Your Money's Worth: A Client's Guide to Library Building Consultations
1987 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Everyone Makes Mistakes: Post-Occupancy Evaluation of Library Buildings
1987 - Library Buildings Award Committee
1987 AIA/ALA Library Buildings Award Program
1986 - Program Committee
The Humane Electronic Workplace
1985 - Library Buildings Award Committee
1985 AIA/ALA Library Buildings Award Program
1985 - School Library Media Facilities Committee
School Library Media Facilities: Making the Most of What You've Got
1984 - Facilities for Specialized Library Services Committee
Access: A National Crisis from an Intimate Perspective
1984 - Library Buildings Awards Committee
Why Library Buildings Win Awards -- A Jury in Action
1983 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Alternative Structures for Small Libraries: Dream or Nightmare?
1983 - Equipment Committee
Human Response to Library Equipment and Space
1983 - Library Building Award Committee
The Jury's Verdict: AIA/ALA Library Building Awards
1983 - School Library Media Facilities Committee
Pre-Conference
2007 - Functional Space Requirements Committee
Building Blocks: Touring a Block at a Time
2007 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Off-Site but Not Out of Reach: the Shared High Density Storage Solution
2006 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Millennials: If You Build It, Will They Come?
2005 - BES
Tour of Three New Chicago Area Public Libraries
2005 - BES
Case Study/Tour of Valparaiso University Library
2003 -
Case Study/Tour of the University of Toronto’s New/Renovated Gerstein Science and Other Libraries
2002 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Case Study/Tour of the University of Georgia Student Learning Center
2000 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Planning a Library Building Project: A Survival Kit for Small and Medium-Sized Libraries
2000 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
People Places, Human Spaces: Designing Libraries with the User Experience in Mind
1999 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee and Library Storage Discussion Group
If The Book Doesn't Fit...Managing a Library Storage Facility
1998 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Hub-Bub: Basics of Electrical and Data Distribution in Your Library
1997 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Nuts, Bolts, and Bytes: State of the Art Solutions for Library Buildings
1996 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Violence in the Library: Prevention, Preparedness and Response
1995 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Touring the Mart
1995 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Reducing Technostress: Building Healthy, Productive Library Environments
1994 - Equipment Committee
Get Wired: Planning for Telecommunications in Libraries
1994 - Safety and Security of Library Buildings Committee
Violence in the Library: Protecting Staff and Patrons
1993 - Buildings and Equipment Section
Library Buildings, Equipment and the ADA: Compliance Issues and Solutions
1992 - Equipment Committee
Making the Most of What You've Got: Effective Renovation Strategies
1991 - Buildings for College and University Libraries Committee
Libraries for the Future: Planning Buildings that Work
1989 - Architecture for Public Libraries
Appointments with Destiny: Choosing Furniture for Libraries
1989 - Equipment Committee
Consumer's Report on Library Lighting
1987 - Buildings and Equipment Section
The Great Divide: The Challenge of Library Storage
1986 - Buildings and Equipment Section
The Humane Electronic Workplace
1984 - Buildings and Equipment Section
Planning Library Buildings: From Decision to Design

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