Facilities Planning for School Library Media and Technology Centers, 2nd Edition

  • Steven M. Baule
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  • ISBN-10: 158683374X
  • ISBN-13: 9781586833749
  • DDC: 027.80973
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 144 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released September 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Learn the keys to success for school facilities of the future: flexibility, planning, expendability, and security. This step-by-step guide offers all the technological and practical information needed to make a functional, enduring, and accommodating library for the future. Written by a practicing school superintendent, this book includes checklists, forms, and timelines to guide you in your library planning journey. Use this book to become the leader on your facilities planning team today!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
Table of Figures.
About the Author.
1: Getting Started.
2: First Steps.
3: Specifying Needs.
4: Computer Lab Spaces.
5: Sample Media Center Layouts.
6: Creating Bids and Timelines.
7: Wrapping Up.
Library Facilities-Related Web Sites.
Questions to Be Answered During Site Visits.
Library Media Center Programming Document.
Sample Specifications Form for an Area of the Library Media Center.
Computer Lab Programming Document.
Issues to Be Addressed in Bid Specifications.
Sample Schedule of Values for Computer Equipment.
Common Table & Workstation Sizes and Shapes.