Images

Images

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Shelving and Self Service Facilities

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Study Pod

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helpdesk

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Cafe

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Shelving

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University of Edinburgh quiet study sign on 5th Floor

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University of Edinburgh laptop use in 5th Floor study area

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University of Edinburgh new CRC reception desk and Reading Room 6th Floor

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University of Edinburgh new Centre for Research Collections entrance and display

Description

Description

Detailed project information can be found at http://www.is.ed.ac.uk/mlrp

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Central/Main library/LRC

Size

27693 m2

Floors

8

Architect

Lewis and Hickey

Building contractor

Interserve

The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Cafe/refreshment areas, Exhibition/display areas, Group study spaces, Hosting of other agencies, Meeting rooms, Services to particular groups

External features

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Internal features

Design features, Health and safety provision, Security, Staff accommodation/facilities, Structural

Energy efficiency

Energy conservation, Lighting, Materials used, Ventilation

Accessibility provision

Access between floors, Access to building, Access within building, Assistive technology, Equipment controls: location, Furniture height, Parking, Signage / guiding

Interior designer

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Furniture suppliers

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Services and facilities suppliers

Boon Edam, 3M

IT provision

Electronic information displays, Internet access, Laptop points, Public access terminals, RFID, Self service circulation, WiFi

Seats/study places

2200

Stock

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