Description

Description

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Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Central/Main library/LRC

Size

11000 m2

Floors

7

Architect

FaulknerBrowns

Building contractor

Henry Boot

The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

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

External features

Nature of site, Building shape, Materials

Internal features

Design features

Energy efficiency

Control mechanisms, Energy conservation, Lighting, Structural factors, Ventilation

Accessibility provision

Assistive technology

Interior designer

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Furniture suppliers

Project Office Furnture

Services and facilities suppliers

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IT provision

Electronic information displays, General, Internet access, Laptop points, Public access terminals, Self service circulation, WiFi, Number of public computer terminals: 550

Seats/study places

1500

Stock

500,000