Images

Images

Enniscorthy Public Library 03

View of children's library from centre

Enniscorthy Public Library 02

Computer room

Enniscorthy Public Library 01

Front view

Description

Description

A converted second level school that was opened in 1994, the library was refurbished & extended in 2011 to achieve highest possible H&S and accessibility standards. On two floors, the ground floor has popular lending services including a fiction reading room and 8 public access pcs within the general stiock area and ina small study room. The first floor provides at IT suite for c 20 learners and an activities room that has capacity for 60 participants.

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Small community library

Size

300 m2

Floors

2

Architect

Shay Howell

Building contractor

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The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Baby changing facilities, Exhibition/display areas, Group study spaces, Hosting of other agencies, Meeting rooms, Open learning provision, Services to particular groups, Services to particular groups, Teaching rooms

External features

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Internal features

Health and safety provision, Staff accommodation/facilities

Energy efficiency

Energy conservation, Heating, Lighting

Accessibility provision

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

Interior designer

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Furniture suppliers

Bomefa, Gresswell, Opening the Book, Reska

Services and facilities suppliers

Sirsidynix

IT provision

Internet access, Laptop points, Public access terminals, Self service circulation, WiFi, Number of public computer terminals: 28

Seats/study places

30

Stock

30,000