ERIC Number: ED055369
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971-Jul
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Environmental Study: Science and Engineering Buildings. ABS Publication No. 1.
California Univ., Berkeley.; Indiana Univ., Bloomington.
This report is the first of a series which present the results of a systems analysis of the problem of providing science and engineering buildings at the university level conducted by the Academic Building Systems (ABS) program. The document includes (1) a user survey (data and conclusions from a series of studies involving a spectrum of individuals, disciplines, and space types, and concerning activity patterns in, and reactions to, existing facilities); and (2) background studies of academic methods made to ascertain the ways academic buildings may have to meet the needs of future users. Appendixes and a 126-item bibliography are included. Related documents are EA 003 887 and EA 003 888. (Author)
Descriptors: Building Design, College Buildings, Cost Effectiveness, Design Requirements, Educational Facilities, Educational Specifications, Engineering Education, Environmental Standards, Facility Utilization Research, Performance Criteria, Physical Environment, Science Facilities, Space Utilization, Systems Analysis
University of Calif., Office of Vice President/Planning, 641 University Avenue, Berkeley, Calif. 94720. (One copy free to educational institutions and government agencies. Others, $4.00 each)
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Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Center for Educational Research and Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.; Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, DC.; Educational Facilities Labs., Inc., New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Berkeley.; Indiana Univ., Bloomington.