Images

Images

Fore Street Library 05

Young People Area

Fore Street Library 04

Wii and Young People Area

Fore Street Library 03

Meeting Room and IT Library

Fore Street Library 02

Fore Street Library Interior 2009

Fore Street Library 01

Fore Street Library Exterior 2009

Description

Description

The internal design features an oval shaped hanging ceiling over children's library and glass partition between library and coommunity/meetings area.

The library features facilities for young people (listening posts, furnishings for young people and games consoles).

The library has a homework club for young people, baby and toddler sessions, teenage activities,and a job club.

Awards

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The Building

The Building

Type of library

Medium sized town library

Size

350 m2

Floors

1

Architect

Shepheard Epstein Hunter

Building contractor

Vivid Interiors Ltd

The Space

The Space

Features and services

Special services

Audiovisual/Multimedia areas, Baby changing facilities, Group study spaces, Meeting rooms, Services to particular groups

External features

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Internal features

Design features

Energy efficiency

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Accessibility provision

Access to building, Access within building

Interior designer

Demco Interiors

Furniture suppliers

Bomefa, Demco Interiors

Services and facilities suppliers

Axiell (formerly DS)

IT provision

Internet access, Laptop points, Public access terminals, RFID, WiFi, Number of public computer terminals: 14

Seats/study places

20

Stock

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