ERIC Number: EJ603773
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Acoustical Considerations in Planning and Design of Library Facilities.
Wrightson, Denelle; Wrightson, John M.
Library Hi Tech, v17 n4 p349-57 1999
Discusses acoustical demands in public libraries to consider during the design and construction process of new or renovated library space. Topics include intrusive noises; overly reverberant spaces; lack of speech privacy; sound transmission class; noise criteria; reverberation time and noise reduction coefficient; space planning; sound systems; and external noise. (LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Theme: Library Architecture.