Images

Images

Risca Palace Library and Customer Service Centre 05

Big Book performance space

Risca Palace Library and Customer Service Centre 04

Main lending area

Risca Palace Library and Customer Service Centre 03

Ground floor view from first floor

Risca Palace Library and Customer Service Centre 02

Teenage IT bench

Risca Palace Library and Customer Service Centre 01

Risca Palace exterior

Description

Description

Listed former Cinema site adapted to incorporate a new build component. Delivery over two distinct floors with Library, Customer Service Centre, and Basic Skills team located in same facility.

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Medium sized town library

Size

1000 m2

Floors

2

Architect

Boyce Rees

Building contractor

OPCO

The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Baby changing facilities, Cafe/refreshment areas, Group study spaces, Meeting rooms, Open learning provision

External features

Nature of site, Shared site, Shared building

Internal features

Design features, Structural

Energy efficiency

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Accessibility provision

Access between floors, Parking

Interior designer

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Furniture suppliers

Opening the Book

Services and facilities suppliers

Intellident, Insight media (iCAM), Infor

IT provision

RFID, Self service circulation, WiFi, Number of public computer terminals: 21

Seats/study places

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Stock

25,000