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Design Trust for Public Space Brooklyn Public Library
New York City Department of   Design & Construction

Publication Data

Date: July 1996
Trim Size: 8.5" x 11"
Pages: 78
Binding: Spiral

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The Brooklyn Public Library Design Guidelines were created to assist architectural and engineering consultants engaged in new construction, renovation, or preservation work for the Brooklyn Public Library system.  The goal of the Design Guidelines to promote good design at Brooklyn’s branch libraries, with specific attention to the design requirements of the historic Carnegie

Chapters address the following issues:

Urban Design, Site, and Landscape
Program Spaces and Adjacencies
Building Envelope
Furniture and Fixtures
HVAC Systems

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