Detailed Analysis of Branch Facilities

All Documents in PDF format.

Demographics, Distribution and Change
This document describes the population projections for branch service areas, reasons for growth. Provides information on site selection and alternative considerations. Includes site planning and design guidelines, implementation of sites guidelines and site technical guidelines.

Exterior Design and Building Image
This document describes recommendations for exterior design Provides information on the following:

Interior Design and Image
This document describes an existing interior design at the Renner Frankford branch and then provides a new concept for interior planning and design.

"Kit of Parts" Design Guidelines
This document describes a process for space planning requirements that directly challenge traditional library space planning.

Building Interior Guidelines
This document provides recommendations for materials(carpet, tiles, lighting) to be used in branch interiors.

Comparative Analysis of Branch Libraries
This document provides physical analysis of branches, categories for improvements, alternatives, adjustments to service areas with cost and implementation strategies.

Detailed Branch Library Sheets
Link to page with all 22 branches and their detailed descriptions.