Built as part of a multi-million pound City Challenge redevelopment, the library is part of a total service which ranges from commercial superstore, through major swimming pool and fitness provision, housing office, community centre and health centre. Brick, stone and metal construction. Also houses the Music Collection in a purpose built store. Overall design ethos was for energy efficiency and ease of maintenance.
Type of library
Medium sized town library
Features and services
Group study spaces, Meeting rooms, Specialist subject collections
Services and facilities suppliers