ERIC Number: EJ549358
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Fashion Your New Library from Old.
Burgin, William R.
North Carolina Libraries, v55 n2 p59-64 Sum 1997
Renovation, addition, and adaptive reuse of existing facilities offer many advantages over new construction: savings, preservation of historical or architecturally significant buildings, preservation of traditional location, and faster relocation to a more desirable location. Discusses building criteria: structure, hazardous materials, siting, water problems, infrastructure, fixture and furniture budgets, and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Provides a checklist. (PEN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990