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  • Schulen bauenby Leo Care; Prue Chiles

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 98.00

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  • School Buildingby Leo Care; Prue Chiles

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 98.00

    For some time now, school buildings have represented an important field in architecture, and there is an enduring interest in the challenges this design task presents. This publication explains in eleven chapters the central parameters for this architectural typology. Each theme is thoroughly investigated and illustrated with numerous buildings presenting... more...

  • Greening Existing Buildingsby Jerry Yudelson

    McGraw-Hill Education 2009; US$ 79.95

    Upgrade the Energy and Environmental Performance of Existing Buildings This GreenSource guide explains how to transform existing buildings into more energy-efficient, resource-conserving green buildings. The book provides a clear process that guides you, step-by-step, through each phase of moving building operations and maintenance toward the... more...

  • Entwurfsatlas Schulen und Kindergärtenby Mark Dudek

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 70.00

    The book illustrates how the most up-to-date educational strategies are realized in built form. This specialized field is explained in all its relevant aspects such as role in the community, outdoor spaces, sustainability and technical requirements like lighting and acoustics. With over 70 case studies from Europe, North America and the Pacific Region,... more...

  • Entwurfsatlas Bibliothekenby Nolan Lushington; Wolfgang Rudorf; Liliane Wong

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 126.00

    A handbook on the design and the planning of libraries - a particularly prestigious design task that underwent significant changes in recent years. Comprehensive contributions by experts from architecture and library science analyze specific aspects of the building type; a typology of some 40 exemplary international projects provides inspiration and... more...

  • How to Read a Building (Collins Need to Know?)by Timothy Brittain-Catlin

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    Architecture is all around us ? it is part of our lives, and its development is a central theme in the history of mankind. Learning to read a building is the route to understanding a major part of our cultural inheritance. Collins Need to Know? How to Read a Building shows you how to analyse and interpret architectural features with confidence. more...

  • How to Read a Building (Collins Need to Know?)by Timothy Brittain-Catlin

    HarperCollins Publishers 2014; Not Available

    Architecture is all around us ? it is part of our lives, and its development is a central theme in the history of mankind. Learning to read a building is the route to understanding a major part of our cultural inheritance. Collins Need to Know? How to Read a Building shows you how to analyse and interpret architectural features with confidence. more...

  • Entwurfsatlas Bibliothekenby Nolan Lushington; Wolfgang Rudorf; Liliane Wong

    Birkhäuser 2015; US$ 126.00

    A handbook on the design and the planning of libraries - a particularly prestigious design task that underwent significant changes in recent years. Comprehensive contributions by experts from architecture and library science analyze specific aspects of the building type; a typology of some 40 exemplary international projects provides inspiration and... more...

  • Design for the Changing Educational Landscapeby Andrew Harrison; Les Hutton

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 74.00

    The whole landscape of space use is undergoing a radical transformation. In the workplace a period of unprecedented change has created a mix of responses with one overriding outcome observable worldwide: the rise of distributed space. In the learning environment the social, political, economic and technological changes responsible for this shift... more...

  • Design Tools for Evidence-Based Healthcare Designby Michael Phiri

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 74.00

    The growing movement towards evidence-based healthcare design has largely emphasised a change of culture and attitudes. It has advocated for new ways of working, but until now, it has not focused on equipping healthcare clients and their designers with the practical means to exploit the potential benefits from evidence-based architectural design.... more...