the future of libraries in the digital age
Your Name and Title:
Phil Morehart, associate editor of American Libraries
Library, School, or Organization Name:
American Library Association
Area of the World from Which You Will Present:
Language in Which You Will Present:
Library administrators, librarians, architects
Short Session Description (one line):
Emerging trends in library design.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like):
This session, being held Saturday, Oct. 19 at 5pm, is an expanded live edition of American Libraries’ 2013 Library Design Showcase, the magazine’s annual feature celebrating the best new and newly renovated or expanded libraries of all types. These libraries are shining examples of innovative architecture and address the service needs of patrons in unique, interesting, and effective ways. AL associate editor Phil Morehart will highlight selections from the showcase, discussing emerging trends, advances in green technologies, and exciting historic renovations, as well as tips for library administrators preparing to renovate their library.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session:
Contemporary interior design of libraries is essential as libraries are not only archives anymore, but also spaces for workshops and working in groups and individually, which calls for flexible arranegement.Thank you for the tips on the web page and waiting for the presentation.
When is this session happening, please? Thanks, Betsy Aldridge