Libraries as Places: Buildings for the 21st Century : Proceedings of the Thirteenth Seminar of IFLA's Library Buildings and Equipment Section Together with IFLA's Public Libraries Section, Paris, France, 28 July-1 August 2003
International Federation of Library Associations. Public Libraries Section, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. Section on Library Buildings and Equipment. Seminar, International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions. Section on Library Buildings and Equipment
K.G. Saur, 2004 - Library architecture - 210 pages
"This collective volume is one of the most important works presenting the new role of libraries and therefore provides the theoretical basis for all new library buildings. The book presents innovative developments and visions of how library planning and construction can be implemented in the future in a dialogue between architects and librarians."
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