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
This 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
(IFLA Publications; Nr 180)
*IFLA Members receive a 30% discount on standing orders of titles published by De Gruyter in the IFLA Publications Series. IFLA Members can also order select individual or backlist titles with up to a 25% discount.
Last update: 29 June 2021