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Title Space and collections earning their keep : transformation, technologies, retooling / edited by Joseph Hafner and Diane Koen.

Publication Info. Berlin : De Gruyter, 2016.

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Description 1 online resource (vi, 209 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps.
text file PDF
Series IFLA Publications ; 175
IFLA publications ; 175.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note Joint Satellite Meeting of the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions Section on Library Buildings and Equipment and Section on Acquisition and Collection Development held 13 to 14 August 2014 in Paris, France at BULAC prior to the 80th IFLA World Library and Information Congress.
Contents Part 1: Journey to Sucess. A Three-card Trick : Three New Inspiring Libraries for Melbourne / Shirley Bateman and Paula Kelly -- The Perfect Storm: Integrating Collections and People in Record Time while Addressing User Needs / Joseph Hafner and Diane Koen -- Adapting Library Spaces to Enable Collection Engagement by Diverse Audiences: A Case Study of the State Library of New South Wales / Vicki McDonald -- The Library as a Meeting Place in the City Centre: The Communicative Library / Eva Olson -- Transforming Old Spaces into New Functions / Maggie Farrell and Evett Ruffcorn -- Building Public Libraries for Tomorrow / Jakob Guillois Lækes.
Part 2: Innovation and Flexibility. The Cultural Anchor: The Library as Place-maker, Catalyst and Local Icon / Marit Andersen Somby -- The Die is not yet Cast: The Value of Keeping an Open Mind and being Agile throughout All Phases of the Renovation Planning Cycle / Gillian M. McCombs and Anita Picozzi Moran -- Managing Collections and Welcoming Patrons: Building a Map of the Collections in Roubaix Public Library, France / Céline Leclaire.
Part 3: Adaptation of Space. Renovated Library Space at the University of Botswana: A Reappraisal / Edwin N. Qobose -- From Room for Books to Room for Users: An Old Infantry Barracks Meets the Challenge / Santi Balagué i Linares and Lluís Anglada i de Ferrer -- Re-tooling Library Spaces for Learning / Shali Zhang.
Part 4: Best Practices for Legacy Collections Storage Initiatives. Panel Discussion on Collaborative Storage: A Global Perspective / Janine Schmidt.
Summary Libraries have served as storage spaces offering access to diverse physical collections. Today, following social and technological changes, libraries are retooling their services, rethinking storage and reimagining their spaces. An IFLA conference spotlighted international libraries which are providing quality, adaptable and innovative library spaces and services meeting the changing needs of their users, collections, staff and communities.
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Subject Library planning.
Library materials.
Library buildings -- Design and construction.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic book.
Added Author Hafner, Joseph, editor.
Koen, Diane, editor.
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. Section on Acquisition and Collection Development.
International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. Section on Library Buildings and Equipment.
World Library and Information Congress (80th : 2014 : Lyon, France)
Other Form: Print version: Space and collections earning their keep. Berlin : De Gruyter Saur, [2016] 9783110461978 (OCoLC)933272500
ISBN 3110464209 (ebk)
9783110464207 (ebk)
9783110462050 (ePub ; online)
3110462052 (ePub ; online)
Standard No. 10.1515/9783110464207