Insights in library design
Creative spaces for kids, academic learning spaces, revitalised lending libraries, sustainable buildings, the future library - insights from our news stories.
- Spaces for kids
- Children and teens like their own space. What they can do in that space is redefining the design of services for young people and what libraries mean to them.
- Spaces for learning
- Changing demands and styles of learning, and different approaches to information in the digital age, are opening up the design of libraries as learning spaces.
- Green and sustainable
- Innovation in building design and the use of materials is leading a creative approach to the library in its architectural and urban environment.
- Public libraries now
- Libraries are changing - all over the world - with a range of services and creative opportunities for users, reshaping the very idea of the public library.
- Library futures
- As libraries become multi-media spaces and centres of innovation we look at some current ideas about the future of libraries and the impact of technology.
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