DUBLIN, Ireland, Dec 05, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f5ad2b/academic_library_b) has announced the addition of the “Academic Library Building Renovation Benchmarks” report to their offering.
The report presents detailed data from 65 academic libraries about their completed, current, or planned library renovation projects. The study includes detailed data on capital spending, library redesign budgets, and spending on computer labs & infocommons, in-library classrooms, artwork, library furniture, carpeting and other flooring, and other elements of academic library renovations or new construction.
Details construction preferences for architectural features such as atriums, landscaping, better access to restrooms and building entrances/exits, installation or expansion of library cafes, development of group work areas, better use of natural light, better…
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