Book Creating a learning commons : a practical guide for librarians / Lynn D. Lampert, Coleen Meyers-Martin.
Associated Name: Meyers-Martin, Coleen, 1964- author.
Publication year: 
Call Number ZA3270 .L36 2019
Media class: Book
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9781442272637 1442272635
Series title: Practical guides for librarians ; 55
Extent: xxiv, 178 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
"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"--
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, Oviatt Library, Learning Commons, California State University, Northridge.