Refurbished mid-70s building - radical internal redesign including cutting edge RFID and self-issue technology.
'Page One' an area of face on new book displays for people in a hurry + 'The Readers Lounge' and a coffee bar.
'Media Too' an area dedicated to music and film, including 'The Teenage Library Project'.
'The Library @ Sutton' a large open plan area housing a wide variety of book stock. This area also includes 'The IT Suite' and 'The Local Studies Centre'.
An excellent children's library featuring unique design ideas - and a lion!!
Highly Commended (Interior Design Award) Public Library Building Awards 2005
Type of library
Neilcott Special Works Ltd
Features and services
Equipment provision, Exhibition/display areas, Group study spaces, Meeting rooms, Provision of special materials, Retail outlets, Services to particular groups
Access between floors, Access to building, Access within building, Assistive technology, Critical distances, Furniture height, Signage / guiding
Office Projects Ltd.
Services and facilities suppliers
General, Internet access, Number of public computer terminals: 32