Images

Images

Dalston CLR James Library and Archives 02

Staircase

Dalston CLR James Library and Archives 01

Main Entrance

Description

Description

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Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

District/area library

Size

3130 m2

Floors

4

Architect

Earle Architects

Building contractor

Barratt Homes

The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Audiovisual/Multimedia areas, Baby changing facilities, Cafe/refreshment areas, Equipment provision, Exhibition/display areas, Group study spaces, Meeting rooms, Provision of special materials, Specialist subject collections

External features

Nature of site, Shared building

Internal features

Design features, Structural

Energy efficiency

Control mechanisms, Energy conservation, General, Heating, Lighting, Materials used, Structural factors, Ventilation, Water use

Accessibility provision

Access between floors, Access to building, Access within building, Assistive technology, Critical distances, Emergency features, Equipment controls: location, Furniture height, Signage / guiding

Interior designer

Earle Architects

Furniture suppliers

Unique

Services and facilities suppliers

Axiell (formerly DS)

IT provision

Electronic information displays, General, Internet access, Laptop points, Public access terminals, RFID, Self service circulation, WiFi, Number of public computer terminals: 55

Seats/study places

50

Stock

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