Images

Images

Mountbatten Library 06

Group work area

Mountbatten Library 04

Mountbatten information point and self service area

Mountbatten Library 02

Group work PC area

Mountbatten Library 01

Study skills collection

Description

Description

The library entrance and exit area was redesigned to provided a new welcome desk / information point, self-service circulation, group study spaces with relaxed seating, a group study room and improved staff offices.

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Central/Main library/LRC

Size

6061 m2

Floors

4

Architect

Simpson Hilder

Building contractor

Farnrise

The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Group study spaces, Meeting rooms

External features

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Internal features

Design features, Staff accommodation/facilities

Energy efficiency

-

Accessibility provision

-

Interior designer

-

Furniture suppliers

Laserwords, Portsdown, Spaceoasis

Services and facilities suppliers

3M

IT provision

Electronic information displays, Internet access, Laptop points, Public access terminals, Self service circulation, Number of public computer terminals: 129

Seats/study places

762

Stock

240,000