Tag Archives: space

Library and Learning Space pre-planning Workshop

Today I went to an event hosted by Southerns, the interior design company. The keynote speaker, Les Watson, gave an interesting talk about learning spaces and the role of libraries for the present and future. Here are my notes: to … Continue reading

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Regional membership network meeting Yorkshire and Humber

Yesterday I attended a meeting of the soon-to-be-reborn regional CILIP member network. It took place in the beautiful Central Library in Leeds. While I was there, I had a look at the newly refurbished Information and Research Library. (I used … Continue reading

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Spring clean – ish

When I’m not in the office and I need to work or study I do this at the dining table in my living room. I also eat at the dining table*, which means that I keep moving my work things. Last week, to ensure that … Continue reading

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Open Access – nearly?

I am member of a project group about mobile learning and social media. The work for that and also thoughts about my work objectives for the coming year have brought some new ideas about the space I work in and that I … Continue reading

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Space Planning – part 2

I am again looking at the layout of our reference library. You can read about ideas so far here. I still want the newspapers in another part of the library, and I want to only have specialist research/jobseekers PCs in … Continue reading

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Space planning

Yesterday afternoon I decided to finally get my ideas for a revamp of our reference library ready to be shown. I had scribbled some ideas down before but never with any measurements (and even now my measurements are estimates), and … Continue reading

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