The building has been designed & oriented to suit the constraints of the site & to allow use of natural light & reduce solar gain.
It is a single storey building with masonry external walls & a steel frame under a standing seam roof. It is a purposely designed safe & secure learning environment.
Glass blocks & a covered walkway denote the main entrance. Security is provided by fencing, shutters & CCTV cameras
To allow for those with mobility problems the building has level access, shelving at low level & internal circulation areas are wide & well lit
Type of library
Features and services
Meeting rooms, Open learning provision
Building shape, Materials
Design features, Security
Access to building, Access within building, Critical distances, Furniture height, Parking
Services and facilities suppliers
Internet access, Number of public computer terminals: 9