Building Type Basics for College and University Facilities

ISBN-10: 1118008022

ISBN-13: 9781118008027

Edition: 2nd 2013

Authors: David J. Neuman

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An updated essential guide to the design of college and university buildings, written by an expert who is the architect of the University of Virginia. The book includes a number of new examples of college and university buildings completed this century. Significant new content includes information on sustainability, preservation, technology, and the influence of interdepartmental collaboration on the built environment.
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List price: $108.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Canada, Limited
Publication date: 6/10/2013
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 416
Size: 8.25" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.288
Language: English

DAVID J. NEUMAN, FAIA, is the University Architect and Associate Vice Provost for Planning at Stanford University. His campus plans, historic preservation projects, and individual building and landscape designs have earned him more than sixty national, state, and regional awards.STEPHEN A. KLIMENT, FAIA (Series Founder and Editor), is an architectural journalist and an adjunct professor at the City College of New York. He was chief editor of Architectural Record from 1990 to 1996.

Campus Planning
Programs and Plans
Campus Plans, District Plans, and Site Plans
Engineering and Operations
Special Concerns
Globalization and Information Technology
Sustainability, Technology, and Universities
Economic Growth and Higher Education
Constructing the Future University
Distance Learning and Its Effects
The James H. Clark Center
Interactions between Sustainable and Technical Thinking
Future Opportunities for Sustainable Universities
Historic Campus Preservation
Preservation, Restoration, Rehabilitation, and Adaptive Use
Preservation and Sustainable Design
Programming/Predesign Phase
Unique Design Concerns
Site Issues
Building Codes
Energy/Environmental Improvements
Structural Systems
Mechanical Systems
Electrical/Communication Systems
Acoustical Control
Lighting Design
Operations and Maintenance
Libraries and Learning Centers
The Changing Learning Experience in the Twenty-First Century
Predesign Planning: Setting the Context
Managing the Planning Process
Program Components
Building and Systems Design
Looking to the Future
Academic Buildings and Professional Schools
Historical Perspective
Role of Academic Buildings on Campus
Current Trends
Space Programming
Room Types
Technical Considerations
A Closing Thought
Interdisciplinary Research Facilities
The Evolution of Science Teaching and Research Facilities
Case Studies: An Evaluation of the Interdisciplinary Research and Teaching Model
Teaching/Learning Facilities
Research Facilities
Planning Building Infrastructure for Interdisciplinary Science
Residential Life: Evolving Trends and Underlying Constants
An Introductory Guide
Program-Specific Concerns
Residential Community: Key Concepts
Delivery Options: The Programming/Design/Procurement Process
Site Planning
Housing Formats: Residential Interiors Planning
Campus Dining: Accommodating Choice and Style
Recreational Amenities: The 24/7 Student Life
Housing Fabric: Setting Performance Criteria
Athletic and Recreational Facilities
Shirting Trends in Sports and Fitness
Athletics, Recreation, Intramurals, and Club Sports
Social and Support Facilities
Identifying the Site
Developing the Program
Project Management
Key Design Considerations
Site Considerations: Landscape and Parking
Systems and Infrastructure
Sustainability and Environmental Design
Interior Issues
International Challenges
Operation and Maintenance
Key Cost Factors
Finances, Fees, and Feasibility
Cultural Centers: Music, Theater, Dance, and Visual Arts Facilities
Campus Scale
Building Scale
Room Scale
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