Images

Images

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library 05

The Children's Library

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The Children's Library

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Interior

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Floor plan - Ground floor

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Exterior

Description

Description

Part of Forun which includes TIC, heritage attraction, cafe, training centre, etc. Horseshoe-shaped plan and internal square. Entrance has full height glass wall which allows a view out. Parking (240) below building.

Energy efficiency central to heating/ventilation design and use of natural light

Flexibility of layout facilitated by services located under raised floor.

Lift and other accessibility features

baby changing facilities

Tannoy and plasma information screens

Photocopying and fax facilities

Computer terminals distributed throughout building.

Business Library

2nd Air Division memorial Library

Norfolk Heritage Centre

EXPRESS browsing area with extended opening hours

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Central/Main library/LRC

Size

4621 m2

Floors

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Architect

Michael Hopkins and Partners

Building contractor

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The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Equipment provision, Group study spaces, Hosting of other agencies, Meeting rooms, Provision of special materials, Services to particular groups, Specialist subject collections

External features

Shared site, Building shape, Materials, Materials

Internal features

Design features, Staff accommodation/facilities, Structural

Energy efficiency

General

Accessibility provision

Access between floors, Access to building, Access within building, Parking

Interior designer

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Furniture suppliers

Bomefa

Services and facilities suppliers

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IT provision

General, Internet access, Number of public computer terminals: 91

Seats/study places

220

Stock

450,000