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"Architecture is an active participant in the interactions of people within it. Interaction, particularly of the informal type, is paramount to discourse and creativity. Architecture, then, has great potential in the way of fostering a culture of creativity."
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SCONUL Library Design Award Winners 2013 Photo Album by SCONUL. . 15 photos and videos
There are few more exciting places to contemplate the evolution of library design than Seattle’s Central Library, designed by Rem Koolhaas.
a church from the late medieval period is elegantly transformed into a bookstore, caterer, and exhibition by bk architecten.
That wonderful, mad ambition to contain all the knowledge in the world has been with us for millennia. The Library of Alexandria in the 3rd century BC became the archetype, an Atlantis of lost learning and a symbol of a city.
Lui qui rêvait d’un « appartementeau superbe, avec cinq pièces et porches...
The New York Public Library, responding to outcry over plans to demolish century-old book stacks, will this fall unveil a new design that preserves a significant portion of them.
Ten-storey building of space and light with skin of metal hoops reflects the city's bijou and industrial history
The protective hoardings have come down and the gleaming Library of Birmingham, a £188m monolith which stands in the city’s Centenary Square, has formed an indelible new impression on the city’s skyline.
"The way people use a place mirrors expectations." "Just bring your own contents, and you create a sparkle of the highest power," Anaïs
“Just bring your own contents, and you create a sparkle of the highest power,” Anaïs Nin wrote about the poetics of New York in 1939. But what, exactly, are those contents, and how does a city keep its sparkle?
La Bibliothèque du Boisé à Montréal, comme en Scandinavie et même mieux? __ 1ère partie. Il y a la confiance dans la matière, la vérité du bois, la maîtrise de la lumière, le raffinement du parcours,...
Libraries are changing to adapt to the information revolution, creating places for ‘intellectual collisions’
New partnerships are helping academic libraries to weed out their collections.
As the New York region prepares neighborhoods for the next disaster, why not look to some natural community centers, branch libraries?
La bibliothèque du Boisé, située dans l’arrondissement de Saint-Laurent, à Montréal, a été inaugurée lundi. Il s’agit du premier établissement à être issu du Programme de rénovation, d’agrandissement et de construction de bibliothèques (RAC).
La nouvelle bibliothèque de Birmingham, la plus grande du Royaume-Uni, a ouvert ses portes le 3 septembre.
American Libraries, September/October 2013
'American Libraries' celebrates this year's new library designs, featuring stunning architecture, teen tech areas and flexible, collaborative spaces.
The new Library of Birmingham ticks all the boxes as far as so-called landmark architecture is concerned. Designed by Mecanoo, a star international practice. Slightly wild façade. Even more dramatic central atrium, spiralling up through the building.
We could write volumes about our love for libraries — and, well, we kind of have. During our Internet travels, we've stumbled across some pretty amazing places for book lovers. After spotting an es...
Qu'est-ce que la bibliothèque Marc-Favreau vous offrira que vous n'avez jamais osé imaginer? Pour le savoir, visionnez la vidéo vox pop! Participez à la jour...