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#Dokk1 - the winner of the #PublicLibrary of the Year Award 2016



With its unique and central location in the city, Dokk1 has become a key element in the forward-looking strategy for creating more life by the harbour, which used to be a practically deserted area. 267 more words

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The Impact of #Libraries as #CreativeSpaces

Ready access to information through digital media has challenged the perceived societal roles of public libraries. Since the mid 1990s, libraries have reoriented themselves towards public participation beyond lending and reading. 275 more words


The 7 most beautiful new #libraries in #NorthAmerica

Ryerson University Student Learning Centre, in Toronto, Canada



Sawyer Library, Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts



Billings Public Library, Billings, Montana



The Chicago Public Library, Chicago’s Chinatown… 59 more words


The most beautiful #library in each US state

Libraries are timeless treasures. Even as pulpy paperbacks get swapped out for electronic ink, we still crave a physical space where we can surround ourselves with knowledge.  397 more words


These #libraries built in old big-box stores will blow your mind

When a big-box store skips town for wider asphalt prairies, it leaves behind a great, empty space, waiting to be snatched up by a similarly large replacement. 164 more words


Library Design- On Different Budgets:)

By Julian Wood, Library Assistant, University of Bristol Library Services.

I was lucky recently to visit The McClay Library (Queens University, Belfast) supported by AULIC… 505 more words