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Learning Spaces in Motion: LAU Libraries Case Study


Poster Session presented during AMICAL 2014 Conference held in Greece between 14-17 May 2014

Poster Session presented during AMICAL 2014 Conference held in Greece between 14-17 May 2014

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  • 1. Learning spaces in Motion: LAU Libraries Case Study Houeida Kammourié-Charara InfoCommons Librarian 1934-1960 Sage Hall’s 3rd fl. 1960-1997 Stoltzfus Library - Irwin Hall 1997-2005 Learning Resources Center 2005-Present Riyad Nassar Library Byblos Library Byblos Library in 18 monthsHealth Sciences Library - HSL Space 800 m2 Seating/Study space 165 seats Desktop 22 Laptop 7 Staff 1 Space 1,700 m2 Seating/Study space 160 seats Desktop 29 Laptop 38 Staff 12 Space 8000 m2 Seating/Study space 549 Desktop 136 Laptop 38 Staff 22 Print Books 480,202 e-Books 111,080 Print Journals 718 e-Journals (FT) 59,736 Non-print 16,554 Online databases 119 Open Access DB 34 Riyad Nassar Library - InfoCommons Area 13 floors library Study places (fl. 8 – 13) Group study areas (fl. 4 – 6, 12 & 13) Group study rooms (fl. 8) Quiet/Silence area (fl. 10 & 11) Classroom (fl. 8) Conference/Videoconferencing Rooms for public use (fl. 13) Open stacks Show cases (Art Gallery) (Lobby area) Desktops, Laptops , Printers, scanners, photocopy machines on every floor The mission of the LAU Libraries is to acquire, organize and disseminate information resources that support the academic curriculum and research needs, and, to cater to the intellectual and cultural pursuits of the University community. what we wanted what we got Byblos Campus Lebanese Library Association American Library Association Lebanese Academic Library Consortium American International Consortium of Academic Libraries Lebanese ILL/DD Services Consortium LibrariesmembershipsDataAnalysisUserSurveyRNLInfoCommons LAULibrariescollections2012-2013 8th fl. 9th fl.