- The Planning and Building Libraries
This site has been created for librarians, architects, design consultants, and students interested in all aspects of planning and building libraries. The site provides an outline of key resources are online. Special care has been taken to select outs ...
- Building Sustainable Collections
The purpose of this reportThe purpose of this report is to identify and synthesize existing practices used in developing collections of free thirdparty Internet resources that support higher education and research. A review of these practices and the ...
- UPEI Building Your School
A Certificate Program in School Librarianship elibrary, ecourses, and elearners. A comprehensive resource for all teachers and learners. ...
- The Building Information Literacy
Strategies for Developing Informed DecisionMakers and Independent Lifelong Learners, this site provides practical guidelines and examples for school librarians and teachers for implementing information literacy in schools K 12. Includes a description ...
- The Herbert C Hoover Building Library
The primary mission of the libraries is to provide information services to all Department of Commerce employees and offices, other federal agencies, and the public. The library staff provides reference assistance to Commerce employees, assists in loc ...
- Library of Philadelphia
In 2002, the Main Library Building of the Free Library of Philadelphia, now known as the Central Library, celebrates its 75th Anniversary. Information in the History portion of these pages documents the planning, design, construction, furnishing, ope ...
- The Pennsylvania State University Libraries
Penn States first library collection consisted of approximately 1,500 volumes in agriculture and the sciences and was housed in Old Main, along with most other college facilities. The nineteenthcentury library was considered an auxiliary to study and ...
- Carnegie Public Library Trinidad Colorado
Built in 1904,the library board applied for and received a $15,000 donation from Andrew Carnegie to build a library. Andrew Carnegie was a prominent industrialist and railroad benefactor. He was also instrumental in the building of 1,679 public libra ...
- University of Tennessee Memphis
The Health Sciences Library of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center was established in 1913 with a collection of 400 medical books. The library was located in Lindsley Hall, one of three original campus buildings. In 1928, the C. P. J. M ...
- The University of Nottingham
Nottinghams first civic college was opened in the city centre in 1881, four years after the foundation stone was laid by former prime minister, W E Gladstone. This achievement was made possible by an anonymous benefactor who had offered £10,000 for a ...