The Resource The Sainte Genevieve Library, ARTE France, (electronic resource)

The Sainte Genevieve Library, ARTE France, (electronic resource)

Label
The Sainte Genevieve Library
Title
The Sainte Genevieve Library
Statement of responsibility
ARTE France
Contributor
Film distributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Sainte-Geneviève library in Paris is now considered a milestone on the path of neoclassical architecture to modern architecture of the twentieth century. Learn how the architect, Henri Labrouste, designed the building to accommodate books and large numbers of people studying and reading, and to express his ideas about libraries, learning and architecture
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
27
Series statement
Architectures-Achievements in Modern Architecture
Technique
live action
Label
The Sainte Genevieve Library, ARTE France, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 11, 2015
Contents
  • Library Staircase
  • (0:56)
  • Basilica Plan
  • (1:49)
  • Iron and Stone
  • (4:15)
  • Changes in Arrangement
  • (0:50)
  • Arrangement of Books
  • (3:04)
  • Early Public Library
  • Managing Details
  • (1:50)
  • Encyclopedism on Facade
  • (1:30)
  • Showing Off Function
  • (1:51)
  • Legacy of Sainte Genevieve Library
  • (0:32)
  • Credits: The Sainte Genevieve Library: Architectures- Achievements in Modern Architecture
  • (0:27)
  • (2:05)
  • Labrouste
  • (1:16)
  • Design of Library
  • (2:39)
  • Contrasting Styles
  • (2:48)
Control code
100065352
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (26 min., 15 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sound, color.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
The Sainte Genevieve Library, ARTE France, (electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on March 11, 2015
Contents
  • Library Staircase
  • (0:56)
  • Basilica Plan
  • (1:49)
  • Iron and Stone
  • (4:15)
  • Changes in Arrangement
  • (0:50)
  • Arrangement of Books
  • (3:04)
  • Early Public Library
  • Managing Details
  • (1:50)
  • Encyclopedism on Facade
  • (1:30)
  • Showing Off Function
  • (1:51)
  • Legacy of Sainte Genevieve Library
  • (0:32)
  • Credits: The Sainte Genevieve Library: Architectures- Achievements in Modern Architecture
  • (0:27)
  • (2:05)
  • Labrouste
  • (1:16)
  • Design of Library
  • (2:39)
  • Contrasting Styles
  • (2:48)
Control code
100065352
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (26 min., 15 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sound, color.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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