Images

Images

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Reference library

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Public PCs

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New front entrance

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Library interior

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Children's Library

Description

Description

Central Library, Bexleyheath is Bexley Council's flagship library and includes a large reference library and the borough's Local Studies and Archives Centre.

Other facilities include:

Free internet access including express email terminals.

WiFi (wireless free internet access)

Self issue and return facilities

A council contact point and freephone

Meeting rooms

Cafe zone with refreshments

Children's, teens and audiovisual areas

Large study zone

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Central/Main library/LRC

Size

2298 m2

Floors

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Architect

Baily Garner

Building contractor

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The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Audiovisual/Multimedia areas, Group study spaces, Hosting of other agencies, Meeting rooms, Services to particular groups, Services to particular groups, Sound and image processing facilities, Specialist subject collections

External features

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Internal features

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Energy efficiency

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Accessibility provision

Access between floors, Access to building, Access within building, Assistive technology

Interior designer

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Furniture suppliers

Point Eight

Services and facilities suppliers

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IT provision

General, Internet access, Number of public computer terminals: 47

Seats/study places

109

Stock

125,000