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Author Lampert, Lynn D., author.

Title Creating a learning commons : a practical guide for librarians / Lynn D. Lampert, Coleen Meyers-Martin.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2019]


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Description xxiv, 178 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
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Series Practical guides for librarians ; 55
Practical guides for librarians ; no. 55.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Learning Commons Library Spaces -- Building Your Foundation -- Partnerships and Strategies for Successful Programming -- Architects, Designers, Contractors, and Budgets Oh My! -- Strategic Planning for Learning Commons Technology -- Choosing What Technology Goes into a Learning Commons -- Marketing and Promotion -- Teaching and Learning in a Learning Commons Space: Reference Services, Instruction, and Outreach -- Assessing Learning Commons Spaces and Reviewing Lessons Learned -- Successful Learning Commons Partnerships -- The Future of Library Learning Commons Spaces -- Appendix A. Learning Commons Survey -- Appendix B. Marketing Action Plan.
Summary "Provides experienced and detailed research-based guidance for academic librarians and other professionals charged with creating a learning commons. Readers can follow the entire process of developing a library learning commons design and implementation plan from inception to post-occupancy planning and assessment. Lampert and Meyers-Martin provide a practical guide, complete with examples and photos of award-winning learning commons designs. This book will help dedicated professionals identify best practices within today's existing learning commons settings and get up to speed on how to best approach developing their own library's new and innovative learning spaces"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Information commons.
Libraries -- Space utilization.
Academic libraries -- Planning.
Academic libraries -- Information technology.
Academic libraries -- Planning. (OCoLC)fst00795055
Information commons. (OCoLC)fst01765206
Libraries -- Space utilization. (OCoLC)fst00997448
Added Author Meyers-Martin, Coleen, 1964- author.
ISBN 9781442272637 (paperback : alkaline paper)
1442272635 (paperback : alkaline paper)

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