Coming Soon: The 2010 Library Design Showcase

March 12, 2010

The Library Design Showcase has, for more than 30 years, been the major feature of American Libraries' April issue. Starting Monday, it will be a major component of AL's web site as well.

From March 15 through March 26, I'll be posting a total of 10 collections of new and renovated buildings, one per weekday, each focusing on a specific element of architecture or library design, such as youth spaces, green buildings, landscaping, or technology support.

It's my hope and belief that this approach will provide far more information, in the form of outstanding examples of what other libraries have done, in a format that's easier to find the specific information you're looking for.

It all starts Monday at