Images

Images

Cheltenham Library 05

Internet Cafe & Music area

Cheltenham Library 04

Lounge

Cheltenham Library 03

Local studies

Cheltenham Library 02

Counter

Cheltenham Library 01

Bookroom

Description

Description

All adult areas of Cheltenham Library (a grade II listed building) were refurbished to create a modern, bright interior.

Improvements include RFID & self service reservations, an enhanced and expanded young people's area, a new Local & Family History space, a joint Lending & Reference counter, integrated reference & lending collections, improved ventilation, and better access to lifts & toilets for disabled customers.

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Central/Main library/LRC

Size

1807 m2

Floors

2

Architect

Internal

Building contractor

Carter Construction

The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Baby changing facilities, Cafe/refreshment areas, Exhibition/display areas, Provision of special materials, Retail outlets

External features

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Internal features

Design features

Energy efficiency

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Accessibility provision

Access between floors, Access within building, Furniture height

Interior designer

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Furniture suppliers

Point Eight

Services and facilities suppliers

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IT provision

Electronic information displays, General, Internet access, Public access terminals, RFID, Self service circulation, WiFi, Number of public computer terminals: 32

Seats/study places

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Stock

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