New Libraries in Old Buildings — Creative Reuse

by Petra Hauke, Karen Latimer and Robert Niess (Eds)

Series: IFLA Publications Series 180
Publisher: Berlin/Munich: De Gruyter Saur, 2021

New Libraries in Old Buildings — Creative ReuseThis book focuses on difficulties and opportunities in revitalization of old, derelict or abandoned buildings into a library and investigates the transformation of buildings which originally had a different purpose.

The publication shows worldwide best practice examples from different types of libraries in historic environments, both urban and rural, while maintaining a focus on sustainability concerning the architecture and interior design.

 

New Libraries in Old Buildings — Creative Reuse*
Edited by: Petra Hauke, Karen Latimer and Robert Niess 
Berlin/Boston: De Gruyter Saur, 2021
ISBN 9783110679663
(IFLA Publications; Nr 180)

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Publications, Environment, Sustainability and Libraries, Sustainability, Library Buildings and Equipment, Library building design

Last update: 29 June 2021