Maricopa County Library District Perry Branch dumped Dewey
Marshall Shore was one of the speakers (there were two others from his library as well)
Customers wanted a comfortable, browsable space – they thought of the concept of third space, and merchandising type stuff
signage – looked good 2 feet away, completely unreadable at 30 feet away
all the staff do staff picks, then display it
shelves on wheels – so you have a flexible space
Extremely large labels on walls -3′ letters!
No reference – everything circulates!!! That’s cool. And the second time I’ve heard that today.
Used the bookstore BISAC system – they simplified and customized that
Customers – 95% satisfied (via a survey)
staff – 100% satisfied!