Description

Description

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Awards

BREEAM Excellent

The Building

The Building

Type of library

Special library

Size

14800 m2

Floors

9

Architect

Schmidt/hammer/lassen

Building contractor

PIHL

The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Audiovisual/Multimedia areas, Baby changing facilities, Cafe/refreshment areas, Equipment provision, Exhibition/display areas, Group study spaces, Meeting rooms, Open learning provision, Public address system, Retail outlets, Sound and image processing facilities, Specialist subject collections, Teaching rooms

External features

Art works, Building shape, Materials, Landscaping, Materials

Internal features

Design features, Structural

Energy efficiency

Control mechanisms, Energy conservation, Heating, Lighting, Materials used, Structural factors, Ventilation, Water use

Accessibility provision

Access between floors, Access to building, Access within building, Assistive technology, Critical distances, Emergency features, Furniture height, Parking

Interior designer

Schmidt/hammer/lassen

Furniture suppliers

HCS Business Interiors

Services and facilities suppliers

Ex Libris, SB Electronic Systems, Delivery Services, Rackline, 3M, Moveplan, Metalrax, Harrow Green, Gunnebo UK, Sentry

IT provision

Electronic information displays, Internet access, Laptop points, Public access terminals, RFID, Self service circulation, WiFi, Number of public computer terminals: 201

Seats/study places

1455

Stock

23,702