ERIC Number: EJ536152
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Case Studies in Planning Small College Library Buildings for Information Technology: Findings and Recommendations.
Sebright, Terence F.
Journal of Interlibrary Loan, Document Delivery & Information Supply, v7 n1 p89-112 1996
To accommodate new information technology, academic libraries have been enlarging and updating their facilities. Presents case studies of four small college libraries to examine their approaches to planning and incorporating technology into new facilities. Factors considered include flexibility of environment, thoroughness of need assessments, intra-institutional communication patterns, library leadership and commitment, lighting, and safety. (LAM)
Descriptors: Academic Libraries, Facility Case Studies, Higher Education, Information Technology, Institutional Environment, Leadership Qualities, Library Facilities, Library Planning, Needs Assessment, Occupational Safety and Health, Organizational Communication, Small Colleges, Technology Planning
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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