ERIC Number: ED424878
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
Facilities Guidelines for Learning Resources Centers: Print, Non-Print, and Related Instructional Services.
Learning Resources Association of California Community Colleges, Suisun.
This document provides guidelines for planning the physical facilities that house learning resources centers. Data for the report was collected over a 12-year period, with input from personnel at learning resources centers throughout California. Discussion is broken up into the following sections: (1) development of the guidelines, which includes information on space allocation, user stations, work space and service areas, materials, equipment and instructional services, and square footage per day-graded student; (2) guidelines for planning the learning resources center, including suggested apportionment and space relationships, as well as print, non-print and related instructional services; and (3) application of the guidelines, which provides self-appraisal instruments and techniques for assessment. Appended are background perspectives, as well as a graph and table illustrating the allocation of square feet computed on the basis of day-grade students. (AS)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Learning Resources Association of California Community Colleges, Suisun.