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Architectural Analysis of The New York Public Library

The idea of building a large reading room on New York City’s bustling 5th Avenue did not seem like a good idea to many people in late 19th century. 1,932 more words

The Mary Idema Pew Library (Grand Valley State University)

  • Like every space on campus, the library now is being rethought and reorganized. See how Grand Valley State University and Steelcase applied the principles of Active Learning to completely re-imagine the library experience.
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2014 Library Interior Design Awards

There are so many amazing spaces that are being created in libraries.  Even if you do not have the budget to do a complete redesign, you might be inspired by these award winners.   7 more words

Library Design

Musashino Art University Museum and Library

  • This project is a new library for a highly distinguished art universities in Japan. It involves designing a new library building and refurbishing the existing building into an art gallery, which will ultimately create a new integration of the Library and the Art Gallery.
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Library Buildings

How your library layout can motivate your students

Transforming your library into a welcoming and inspirational environment for your students can be tricky when you’re on a budget. Often library staff are forced to think outside the square, and if budget… 804 more words

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