Whiteboards, Collaborative Spaces, and Café 641: The Livermore Library at UNC Pembroke As A 21st Century Space to Engage and Learn

UNCP Author/Contributor (non-UNCP co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
David Young, Catalog Librarian (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP )
Web Site: http://www.uncp.edu/academics/library

Abstract: Is it possible for a Library to transform itself to meet the needs of a 21st century patron population by making changes in physical space? In order to break down barriers to effective learning, the library collection was reorganized, new furniture was installed, and a café was built inside the Library. Ultimately, academic libraries must make renovations to meet the needs of a 21st century patron population. Users of the Library have come to expect a more open atmosphere where they are free to learn and collaborate with each other.

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Publication
Language: English
Date: 2019
Keywords
Academic libraries, Library users, Library patrons, Group work in education

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