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    1. Aberconway Library
    2. Aberconway/Guest Library
    3. Abergele
    4. Abertillery Library
    5. Abertridwr Library
    6. Adsetts Centre
    7. Albert Sloman Library
    8. Alderley Edge Library
    9. Aldham Robarts LRC
    10. Aldrich Library
    11. Allenton Library
    12. Alvaston Library
    13. Andersonian Library
    14. Anniesland Library and Learning Centre
    15. Aoi Pavilion
    16. Architecture Library
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    19. Artizan Street Library and Community Centre
    20. Ascot Durning Library
    21. Ash Library
    22. Ashby de la Zouch Library
    23. Ashford Library
    24. Aston University Library - Phase I
    25. Augustine House Library and Student Services Centre
    26. Avril Robarts LRC
    27. Aylesham Community Library
    28. Bakewell Library
    29. Balderton Library
    30. Ballaghaderreen Town Library
    31. Ballinrobe Library
    32. Ballymena Central Library
    33. Bargoed Hanbury Chapel - Library & Customer Service Centre
    34. Barmouth Library
    35. Barnes Library
    36. Barrow Library
    37. Bath Library and Information Centre
    38. Batley Library
    39. Beckton Globe Library
    40. Beddau and Tynant Library
    41. Bedford Library
    42. Bedminster Library
    43. Beeston Library
    44. Bell Green Community Library and Learning Centre
    45. Benllech, Llyfrgell Benllech Library
    46. Berridge Building
    47. Berwick Hills
    48. Berwick-Upon-Tweed
    49. Bexleyheath Central Library
    50. Bicester Library
    51. Bilborough Library and Community Centre
    52. Bircotes Library
    53. Birmingham Conservatoire
    54. Birmingham Institute of Art & Design
    55. Birstall Library
    56. Bishopstown Library
    57. Blackburn Central Library
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    60. Blackwood Library
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    63. Blanchardstown Public Library
    64. Blythe Bridge Library
    65. Boldon Lane Library
    66. Bolton High Street Library
    67. Bo'ness Library
    68. Bonnybridge Library
    69. Boots Library (The)
    70. Borehamwood Library
    71. Boscombe Library
    72. Boultham Library
    73. Bournemouth Library
    74. Bourtreehill Library
    75. Boyn Grove Library
    76. Braintree Library
    77. Bramley Centre
    78. Braunstone Town Library
    79. Bridgend Library
    80. Bridport Library
    81. Brierley Hill Library
    82. Bristol Central Lending Library
    83. British Library of Political and Economic Science
    84. Britwell Play and Learn Library
    85. Brixworth Library and Community Centre
    86. Bromsgrove Library
    87. Bromyard Centre
    88. Brotherton Library
    89. Broughton Astley Library
    90. Brynhyfryd Library
    91. Brynmawr Library
    92. Builth Wells Library
    93. Bunclody Public Library
    94. Buncrana Community Library
    95. Burnbank Library
    96. Burnley Central Library
    97. Burton on Trent Library
    98. Bute Library
    99. Cabra Library and Bibliographic Centre
    100. Caernarfon Library
    101. Caerphilly Library and Customer Service Centre
    102. Calne Library
    103. Camberley Library
    104. Cambourne Library
    105. Cambridge University Library
    106. Campus (The)
    107. Cardiff Central Library
    108. Cardigan Library / Llyfrgell Aberteifi
    109. Carndonagh Community Library
    110. Cashel Library
    111. Castle Vale Community and College Library
    112. Cathays Library
    113. Causewayside Building
    114. Central Campus Library (Phase 1)
    115. Central Campus Library (Phase 2)
    116. Chard Library
    117. Chatham Library
    118. Cheam Library
    119. Chelsea College of Art & Design Library
    120. Cheltenham Library
    121. Chester Road Library
    122. Chesterfield Library
    123. Chipping Ongar Library
    124. Church Street Library
    125. Cirencester Library
    126. City Campus Library, Glasgow
    127. City Campus Library, Northumbria University
    128. City Library, Manchester
    129. Civic Quarter Library
    130. Clapham Library
    131. Clapton Library
    132. Cleadon Park Library
    133. Clifton Campus
    134. Clifton Library
    135. Clydach Library
    136. Coach Lane Library
    137. Coalville Library
    138. Coleraine Learning Resource Centre
    139. College of Art Library
    140. Colwyn Bay Library
    141. Connah's Quay Library and Learning Centre
    142. Cookham Library
    143. Cootehill Public Library and Arts Centre
    144. Cottingham Library
    145. Cox Green Library
    146. Craiglockhart Library
    147. Crawley Library
    148. Crediton Library
    149. Cricklade Library
    150. Cripps Library
    151. Croydon Central Library
    152. Cudworth Centre of Excellence
    153. Currie Library
    154. Dalgety Bay
    155. Dalston CLR James Library and Archives
    156. Dame Elizabeth Esteve-Coll Centre
    157. Dartmouth Library
    158. Dartmouth Library (Refurbishment)
    159. Datchet Library
    160. David Wilson Library
    161. Dawlish Library
    162. Dereham Library
    163. Diamond (The)
    164. Dickens Heath Library
    165. Docklands Library and Learning Centre
    166. Dorking Library
    167. Downham Library
    168. Driffield Library
    169. Drill Hall Library
    170. Drumbrae Library and Day Care Centre
    171. Dundee Central Library
    172. Dungarvan Central Library
    173. Dunshaughlin Branch Library
    174. Durham Clayport Library
    175. Dursley Library
    176. Earl Shilton Library
    177. East Block
    178. East Boldon Library
    179. East City Library
    180. East Sheen library
    181. Ebbw Vale Library
    182. Eddie Davies Library
    183. Edward Boyle Library Learning Centre
    184. Ellesmere Library
    185. Ellesmere Port Library
    186. Enfield Town Library
    187. Enniscorthy Public Library
    188. Epsom Library (The Ebbisham Centre)
    189. Eton Wick Library
    190. European Resource Centre
    191. Evesham Library
    192. Exmouth Campus Library
    193. ExploreMusic
    194. Faculty of Management and Library (Garthdee Library)
    195. Fairwater Library
    196. Felixstowe Library
    197. Ferguslie Park Community Library
    198. Firth Park Library
    199. Fishguard Library
    200. Foleshill Community Library
    201. Folkestone Library
    202. For All Healthy Living Centre Community Library
    203. Fore Street Library
    204. Forest Hill Library
    205. Forum
    206. Forum:Southend on Sea
    207. Fosterhill Premises
    208. Garw Valley Life Centre
    209. Gateshead Central Library
    210. George Edwards Library
    211. Girton College Library
    212. Glenfield Library
    213. Gorbals Library and Real Learning Centre
    214. Gorey Public Library
    215. Gorseinon Library
    216. Grays Library, Thameside Centre
    217. Great Cornard Library
    218. Great Shelford Library
    219. Guisborough Library
    220. Handsworth Library
    221. Harborne Library
    222. Harpenden Library
    223. Harrow LRC
    224. Hartley Library
    225. Hatfield de Havilland Campus Learning Resources Centre
    226. Hatfield Library
    227. Haydock Library
    228. Hayridge (The)
    229. Headingley Library
    230. Headington Library
    231. Heaton Moor Library
    232. Hebburn Library
    233. Hemel Hempstead Temporary Library
    234. Hendon Library
    235. Hertford Library
    236. Hertfordshire Performing Arts Library
    237. Hetton Centre Library and Electronic Village Hall
    238. High Heaton Community Library
    239. High Wycombe Library
    240. Hinckley Library
    241. Hive (The)
    242. Hobs Moat Library
    243. Holywood Arches
    244. Hook and Chessington Library
    245. Horsforth Library and Mechanics' Institute
    246. Horsley Library
    247. Hoyland Centre
    248. Hugh Owen Library
    249. Hull History Centre
    250. Hungerford Library
    251. Huntingdon Library and Archives
    252. Huthwaite Library
    253. Huyton Library
    254. Idea Store, Bow
    255. Idea Store, Canary Wharf
    256. Idea Store, Chrisp Street
    257. Idea Store, Whitechapel
    258. Ilfracombe Library
    259. Imperial College Central Library
    260. Information Commons
    261. Irvinestown Library
    262. J.B. Morrell Library
    263. J.B.Priestley Library
    264. John Paul II Library
    265. Johnston Central Library & Farnham Centre
    266. Jubilee Library
    267. Keele Information Services
    268. Kenrick Library
    269. Kepplestone Premises
    270. Kerry County Library HQ/ Tralee Branch Library
    271. Kidderminster
    272. Kilbeggan Civic Offices and Library
    273. Kilfinaghty Public Library
    274. Killay Library
    275. Kimberlin Library extension
    276. Kimberlin Library refurbishment
    277. King Cross Library
    278. Kings Norton Library
    279. Kingsbury Library Plus
    280. Kinson Library
    281. Kirby Muxloe Library
    282. Kirkby Library
    283. Knowle Library
    284. Knutsford Library
    285. Ladybrook Library
    286. Lanchester Library
    287. Larbert Library
    288. Law Building
    289. Leam Lane Library
    290. Leamington Spa Library
    291. Learning Centre, Holloway Road
    292. Learning Centre, Holloway Road (2016)
    293. Learning Centre, Leeds Metropolitan
    294. Learning Centre, North London
    295. Learning Centre, University of Derby
    296. Learning Gateway
    297. Learning Resource Centre - Barking Campus
    298. Learning Resource Centre, Queen Margaret
    299. Learning Resource Centre, Teesside University
    300. Learning Resource Centre, Thames Valley
    301. Learning Resources Centre, Hatfield
    302. Learning Resources Centre, Kingston
    303. Learning Resources Centre, Luton
    304. Learning Resources Centre, Roehampton
    305. Learning Zone
    306. Leatherhead Library
    307. Leek Library
    308. Letterkenny Central Library & Arts Centre
    309. Lewes Library
    310. Library & Information Centre, Swansea
    311. Library and Information Services, Newport
    312. Library and Learning Centre, University of Bath
    313. Library Information and Learning Resource Centre
    314. Library Newland Park
    315. Library Research Annexe, University of Glasgow
    316. Library, University of Sussex
    317. Lincoln Central Library
    318. Linton Library
    319. Listowel Library
    320. Littleport Library and Learning Centre
    321. Llandeilo Library
    322. Llandovery Library
    323. Llandudno library
    324. LLyfrgell Amlwch Library
    325. Llyfrgell Beaumaris Library
    326. Lochthorn Library
    327. London Southbank University LRC
    328. Long Eaton Library
    329. Longlevens Library
    330. Longsight Library & Learning Centre
    331. Loughborough Library
    332. Lowestoft Library and Record Office
    333. Ludlow Library and Museum Resource Centre
    334. Luton Central Library and Learning Centre
    335. Lydd Community Library
    336. Lymm Community Library
    337. Lynemouth Library
    338. Macroom Library
    339. Magee Learning Resource Centre
    340. Magherafelt Library
    341. Malet Street Library
    342. Malvern Library
    343. Manor House
    344. March Library and Learning Centre
    345. Markfield Library
    346. Marsh Farm Library
    347. Marston Green Library
    348. Marton Library
    349. Mary Seacole Library
    350. Marylebone Campus Library
    351. Maughan Library & Information Services Centre
    352. McClay Library
    353. Meadowbank Library
    354. Measham Library
    355. Medical School Library
    356. Merchiston Library
    357. Merthyr Tydfil Central Library
    358. Middleton Circle Library
    359. Milford Community Library
    360. Milford Haven Library
    361. Milton Keynes Central Library
    362. Minster Library and Neighbourhood Centre
    363. Morpeth Library
    364. Morriston Library
    365. Moss Side Powerhouse Library
    366. Mountbatten Library
    367. Mountsorrel Library and Learning Centre
    368. Mowbray Gardens Community Library
    369. Muirhouse Library
    370. Murray Library
    371. Nelson Library and Learning Centre
    372. Nenagh Public Library
    373. New Ash Green Library
    374. Newbury Library
    375. Newcastle City Library
    376. Nightingale Centre
    377. Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
    378. North and South Courts
    379. North City Library
    380. Nottingham Central Library
    381. Oadby Library
    382. Oakmere Library
    383. Old Library, Trinity College Dublin
    384. Old Library, University of Exeter
    385. Oldham Library and Lifelong Learning Centre
    386. Open University Library
    387. Oranmore Library / Leabharlann Oran Moir
    388. Osmondthorpe Library
    389. Oswestry Library
    390. Otley Library and Tourist Information Centre
    391. Ottery St Mary Library & Information Centre
    392. Oxhey Library
    393. Oxstalls Learning Centre
    394. Oystermouth Library
    395. Page Moss Library
    396. Papworth Everard Library
    397. Parklands Community Library
    398. Passmore Edwards Centre
    399. Paul Hamlyn Learning Resource Centre
    400. Paulton Hub
    401. Peckham Library
    402. Pengam Library
    403. Penylan Library and Community Centre
    404. Perry Library
    405. Phillips Building
    406. Plymouth Library
    407. Plymstock Library
    408. Pontarddulais Library
    409. Port Glasgow Library
    410. Port Talbot Aberafan Library
    411. Portland Underhill Library
    412. Portlaoise Branch Library
    413. Precinct Library
    414. Preclinical Sciences Library - Teaching & Learning Resource Centre
    415. Prestonpans Library
    416. Putney Library
    417. Putney Road Store
    418. Queen Margaret University
    419. Queen's Park Library
    420. Radmoor Road Library
    421. Rainbow Library
    422. Ratby Library
    423. Raymond Burton Library for Humanities Research
    424. RCSI Beaumont Library
    425. RCSI Mercer Library
    426. Real@Caledonian - The Learning Cafe
    427. Redditch Library
    428. Regent Campus Library
    429. Rhydyfelin library
    430. Rhymney Library
    431. Risca Palace Library and Customer Service Centre
    432. Robinson Library
    433. Roscommon County Library
    434. Rothertham Building
    435. Royston Library
    436. Rugby Library
    437. Saltire Centre
    438. Samuel Fox House
    439. Sandhill Centre Library and Electronic Village Hall
    440. Santry Book Repositry
    441. Sarn Library
    442. School of Jewellery
    443. Scunthorpe Central Library
    444. Seamus Heaney Library
    445. Shard (The)
    446. Sheppard Library
    447. Shepshed Library
    448. Shirley Library and Housing Office
    449. Shropshire Learning Centre
    450. Sidcup Library
    451. Sighthill LRC
    452. Simpson Pavilion
    453. Sir Derek Birley Learning Resource Centre
    454. Sir Michael Cobham Library
    455. Sir Thomas Stearne Medical Library
    456. Somerton Library
    457. South Benfleet
    458. South Shields Central Library (2005)
    459. Southampton Central Library
    460. Southminster
    461. Squire Law Library
    462. St Aubyn Library
    463. St George's Library
    464. St Mary Magdalene Academy
    465. St Paul's Library
    466. St Peter's Library
    467. Steyning Library
    468. Stockton Central Library and Customer Service Centre
    469. Stone Library
    470. Stowmarket Library
    471. Stratford Library
    472. Stratford Library (UEL)
    473. Sunderland Library
    474. Sunninghill Library
    475. Sutton Central Library
    476. Swansea Central Library
    477. Swindon Central Library
    478. Swinton Community Library
    479. Swiss Cottage Central Library
    480. Sydney Jones Library
    481. Taunton Library
    482. Tavistock Library and Learning Centre
    483. Taylor Building
    484. Templeman Library
    485. Thame Library
    486. Thomas Coogan Library
    487. Thornaby Central Library
    488. Thornhill Lees Library, Information & Children's Centre
    489. Thurles Library
    490. Tickhill Library
    491. Tiverton Library and Learning Centre
    492. Tolworth Community Library
    493. Tory Top Library
    494. Toton Library
    495. Tredegar Library
    496. Treharris Library
    497. Trevithick Library
    498. Tubbercurry Civic Offices and Library
    499. Tullycarnet Library
    500. Tylorstown Library
    501. UCL Cruciform Hub
    502. UCL Library Services: Language and Speech Science Library
    503. UCL Library Services: Learning Laboratory Phase 1
    504. UCL Library Services: Learning Laboratory Phase 2
    505. UCL Library Services: Main Library North Junction
    506. UCL Library Services: Main Library Phase 1A
    507. UCL Library Services: Main Library Phase 1B
    508. UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies
    509. UCLan Library
    510. University of Aberdeen Library
    511. University of Abertay Dundee Library
    512. University of Birmingham Main Library
    513. University of Dundee Main Library
    514. University of Edinburgh Main Library
    515. University of Glasgow Main Library - Levels 2/3 and 12
    516. University of Glasgow Main Library - Levels 4/5
    517. University of Glasgow Main Library - Levels 6/7
    518. University of Glasgow Main Library - Levels 8/9
    519. University of Lincoln Library
    520. University of Northumbria at Newcastle
    521. University of Portsmouth Library
    522. University of Reading Library
    523. University of Stirling Library
    524. University of Wales, Swansea, Main Library
    525. Upminster Library, Advice & Service Centre
    526. Upper Norwood Joint Library
    527. Urlingford library
    528. Veysey Building, University of Plymouth
    529. Wakefield One
    530. Wallingford Library
    531. Walton Library
    532. Ward End Library
    533. Wath upon Dearne Community Library
    534. Watlington Library
    535. Wavelengths Library
    536. Wavertree Library and One-stop Shop
    537. Wednesfield Community Library
    538. Welshpool Library
    539. Welwyn Garden City Central Library & Information Service
    540. West Kilbride Library
    541. West Norwood Library Centre
    542. Wester Hailes Library
    543. Wexford County Council HQ
    544. Wexford County Library
    545. Whitehaven (Daniel Hay Library)
    546. Wickersley Community Library
    547. Wickham Market Resource Centre
    548. Wicklow County Council Library HQ/Ballywaltrim Branch Library
    549. Widnes Library
    550. Wigston Magna Library
    551. Willenhall Library
    552. William Harley Building/University Library - 1995
    553. William Harley Building/University Library - 1997
    554. William Rowan Hamilton Building
    555. Wing Library
    556. Wokingham Library
    557. Wolverhampton Learning Centre
    558. Wootton Fields Library
    559. Worcester Park Millennium Library
    560. Worksop Public Library
    561. Worle Library
    562. Writtle College Library
    563. Wymondham library
    564. Yatton Library
    565. About the database
    566. Copyright notice
    567. How to submit or amend a record
  4. Featured libraries
    1. Better by design
    2. Case studies
      1. Academic libraries
        1. Alan Gilbert Learning Commons
        2. City of Bristol College
        3. David Wilson Library
        4. Epping Forest College
        5. John Rylands Library
        6. Laidlaw Library, University of Leeds
        7. Royal College of Nursing
        8. St Mary's University Naylor Library
        9. St Patrick's College, Dublin
        10. University of Bedfordshire
        11. University of Coventry
        12. University of West London
      2. Public libraries & archives
        1. Barrow Central Library
        2. Billingham Library and Customer Service Centre
        3. Blackwood and Kirkmuirhill Library
        4. Blyth Family History Library
        5. Bracknell Library
        6. Bridgeton Library, Glasgow
        7. Bromsgrove Library
        8. Bullwell and Riverside
        9. Canada Water Library
        10. Chelmsley Wood Library
        11. Church Street Library
        12. City Library, Bradford
        13. Claude Ramsey Library, Greenwich
        14. Craigmillar Library
        15. Derbyshire Record Office
        16. Dorking Library
        17. Ealing Central Library
        18. Greenwich Centre Library
        19. Gwent Archives
        20. High Wycombe Library
        21. Hull History Centre
        22. Idea Store Watney Market
        23. Johnstone Public Library
        24. Kendal Library
        25. Kingston Library, Milton Keynes
        26. Manchester Central Library
        27. Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Centre
        28. Milford Haven Library
        29. National Railway Museum Archives
        30. Oldbury Library, Sandwell
        31. Palmers Green Library, Enfield
        32. Plymouth Central Library
        33. Shirley Library
        34. Southwater One, Telford
        35. Wakefield One
        36. Washington Library
        37. Woking Library
      3. School libraries
        1. All Saints Junior School
        2. Aquinas Sixth Form College
        3. Carlton Primary School
        4. Duston School
        5. Haltwhistle Primary School
        6. Henrietta Barnett School
        7. Hurstpierpoint College
        8. Intake Primary School, Doncaster
        9. St Augustine's Catholic Primary School
    3. Insights in library design
      1. Spaces for kids
      2. Spaces for learning
      3. Green and sustainable
      4. Public libraries now
      5. Library futures
    4. The Architect's Archive
      1. Idea Store, Watney Market
      2. James B. Hunt Jr. Library
      3. McAllen Main Library, Texas, USA
    5. Video gallery
      1. Alan Gilbert Learning Commons
      2. Barking Learning Centre
      3. Bibliotek Tøyen
      4. Bibliothèque Oscar Niemeyer
      5. Bookface Friday
      6. Carterton Community College
      7. Dokk1 Aarhus Public Library, Denmark
      8. The Forum, Southend-on-Sea
      9. Gifu Library, Japan
      10. Halifax Central Library, Nova Scotia
      11. The Hive, Worcester
      12. Hjørring Bibliotek, Denmark
      13. Library of Birmingham
      14. St Louis Central Public Library
      15. Thurso Library, Highlands
      16. University of Bedfordshire
      17. University of Hull Brynmor Jones Library
      18. Weston Library
      19. Willesden Green library
  5. Resources
    1. About libraries
      1. Library organisations
      2. Library journals and news
    2. Related design sites
    3. Resources for library design
      1. Planning and designing libraries
      2. Designing the academic library
      3. Designing the public library
      4. Designing the school library
      5. Libraries and the built environment
      6. Green libraries
      7. Conservation and storage
      8. Technology and digital services
    4. Reimagining the library
      1. Library design awards
      2. Dokk1: Impressions of an impressive library
      3. Designing beautiful data
      4. Designing college libraries for Generation Z
      5. A social hub of information, technology and services
      6. The Library of Birmingham: engaging the community
      7. Rethinking libraries in Surrey
      8. Idea Stores: the next generation
    5. Essential Design Guidelines
      1. Managing a library design project
      2. Planning a library relocation
      3. Designing for good acoustics
      4. Photographing your library
    6. Free graphic designs
      1. Notices
      2. Posters
  6. Marketplace
    1. Designing, planning, moving
      1. Architecture
      2. Interior design
      3. Library signage
      4. Relocation and storage
    2. Furniture and shelving
      1. Library furniture and shelving
      2. Library and archive storage
      3. Display furniture and equipment
      4. Contract furniture suppliers
    3. Library technology
      1. Assistive technologies
      2. Library management systems
      3. RFID and security systems
      4. Technology services
    4. Library materials and data
      1. Bibliographical services
      2. Conservation and protection
      3. Library suppliers
      4. Stock management
    5. E-content and digital services
      1. E-content providers
      2. Digitisation
    6. Consultancy and training
      1. Consultants and training providers
      2. Recruitment
    7. Sponsors
      1. Bisset Adams
      2. FG Library & Learning
      3. Harrow Green
      4. thedesignconcept
    8. Advertisers
      1. BDS
      2. Bibliotheca
      3. Bruynzeel
      4. Demco Interiors
      5. Ecospace
      6. Gresswell
      7. Incube Ltd
      8. LapSafe
      9. LFC
      10. Lustrum
      11. Opening the Book
      12. Peters
      13. Rackline
      14. Telepen
  7. Library news
    1. The best of Australian library design
    2. Designing the British Library extension
    3. Library design and the learning experience
    4. Ryerson University’s new Student Learning Centre
    5. A library is a giant toy
    6. New library at the University of Nottingham
    7. Green light for Paisley's High Street library
    8. Culture centre for Conwy
    9. Training rooms in libraries
    10. Refurbishment for the University of Salford library
    11. A collective living room
    12. Read more news...
      1. Wandsworth's libraries - bigger and better
      2. Shelving and storage at University of Birmingham
      3. Designing libraries in the 21st century
      4. Heritage preserved in Dartford Library
    13. 2016 News Archive
      1. Library and campus for Malawi
      2. Winning designs for Shanghai's city library
      3. The Hive and Heritage Quay are winning libraries
      4. Inside the Design Library
      5. Libraries are the new tourist attractions
      6. A wider choice for self-service and book-sorting solutions
      7. Designing the Dubai British School
      8. Under one (or another) umbrella
      9. A modernist refurbishment
      10. The Word - design thinking for our time
      11. A green branch for Toronto Public Library
      12. A design-led study hub for Magdalen
      13. University of Birmingham's £44 million new library
      14. Transforming the Bodleian's Weston Library
      15. The Curve opens in Slough
      16. The future of library services
      17. Library and gallery for Haverfordwest
      18. A library for connection and creative discovery
      19. Wandsworth's libraries after outsourcing
      20. Libraries feature in RIBA awards
      21. University of Glasgow library refurbishment complete
      22. Unique infill project for the National Library of Wales
      23. An integrated portfolio of products
      24. The microlibrary made from ice cream buckets
      25. Crewe's £15m Lifestyle Centre creates waves
      26. Reshaping the future library
      27. Consultants appointed to design County Library
      28. An eye for China
      29. Next phase for Reading underway
      30. Modernisation at Ebbw Vale Library
      31. Hebburn Central a success
      32. An innovative library space for kids
      33. What will a library be tomorrow?
      34. Living in a material world
      35. IFLA Green Library Award winner announced
      36. SCONUL Design Awards shortlist announced
      37. School library design can improve education
      38. Arcadia gets the 'Manchester Look'
      39. SLA Inspiration Award
      40. Library building awards
      41. Lancaster's new shelving
      42. Visualising library enquiries
      43. £2.3m for Welsh libraries
      44. Architect Zaha Hadid dies
      45. Science Museum opens new Research Centre and Library
      46. New library for Holborn
      47. Integrated library, theatre and cinema for Chester
      48. A tale of two Sydneys
      49. Restoring the world's oldest library
      50. Idea Stores - still thriving
      51. Lancaster University Library remodelled
      52. IFLA Green Library Award 2016
      53. Dubai to build book-shaped library
      54. New library wing for Essex University
      55. Spring opening for Bicester's new library
      56. Storing a fine art collection
      57. The Core, Solihull - opening soon!
      58. David Cameron opens school library
      59. Study pods create flexible learning spaces
    14. 2015 News Archive
      1. SCONUL 2016 Library Design Awards
      2. A space for reading
      3. Hull library transformation now complete
      4. Major upgrade for college library
      5. Post-occupancy evaluation of library buildings
      6. Warrington plans £5m heritage hub
      7. Library extension built from railway sleepers
      8. School library redesign wins readers
      9. What libraries should look like…
      10. Scottish Poetry Library reopens
      11. Winners of the SLA Inspiration Award announced
      12. Library and cultural hub wins design award
      13. Mecanoo to lead renovation of New York Public Library
      14. Herning Public Library wins best renovation prize
      15. Edinburgh in for design award
      16. Willesden Green library opens
      17. New town centre library for Stafford
      18. Herefordshire Archive opens with new racking solution
      19. Calculating the growth of collections and spaces
      20. Library Design Showcase
      21. The reading dome
      22. Post-war public library buildings listed
      23. The best new public library in the world
      24. Medical library opens without books
      25. Scandinavia's largest library
      26. Leeds Laidlaw Library opens
      27. School library Inspiration Award 2015 shortlist
      28. The achievements of Australia's public libraries
      29. Libraries without walls
      30. New Plymouth Central Library
      31. A bright and happy library
      32. Public library with indoor garden
      33. Pork Pie library reopens
      34. Billingham Library gets building excellence award
      35. Canadian public library wins building award
      36. Rethinking the staff workplace
      37. Steel-clad library for Oxford college
      38. Fiction library for primary school
      39. The library on the beach
      40. Northants library opens in community hub
      41. Library wins Development of the Year award
      42. Libraries as the 'third place'
      43. Reinventing the modern library
      44. Public Library of the Year Award
      45. China Centre gets new mobile shelving
      46. Refurbishment for French Institute
      47. Wakefield's dementia-friendly library
      48. Archive is a gateway to history
      49. Bodleian's Weston Library opens
      50. Library and community hub for South Tyneside
      51. The new libraries of Singapore
      52. Mapping mobile shelving in Liverpool
      53. The Word is out in South Shields
      54. A strategic vision for library and learning spaces
      55. Learning Spaces database released
      56. New library opens in Milton Keynes
      57. Barnsley's Central Library design unveiled
      58. Construction starts on new Engineering and Science Library
      59. School libraries as hubs of learning
      60. Design thinking toolkit for libraries
      61. Designing shelving for access
      62. Billingham library opens
    15. 2014 News Archive
      1. Students at the heart of new library
      2. Libraries out of a box
      3. The new libraries of Europe
      4. Black shelving for 'raw' University of Greenwich library
      5. Funky, bright and imaginative
      6. Refurbishment for Abingdon Campus
      7. Designing the National Library of Israel
      8. Self-service hits the streets of Portsmouth
      9. New mobile and static shelving for Institute library
      10. Modernism prize for restored Alvar Aalto library
      11. Inspiring the school library
      12. Fresh layout for Lincoln College
      13. Child's play at the Pinch
      14. Library and media centre for South Shields
      15. Libraries are always in the news
      16. A library of things
      17. Peters in the Caribbean
      18. Inside Calgary's new Central Library
      19. Public Library of the Year Award
      20. Why didn't anyone tell me?
      21. Library futures and trends
      22. The rise of the bookless library
      23. Designing a library for changing needs
      24. Building of Cambridge University Library in pictures
      25. New home for Black Cultural Archives
      26. Regeneration project for Lancaster University Library
      27. 20 years of innovation in library design
      28. 20,000 metres of shelving for new library
      29. Primary school library design for beginners
      30. Libraries at a tipping point
      31. The new learning commons
      32. Library design - what do you think?
      33. Wayfinding in Vancouver
      34. Be Inspired! SLA Inspiration Award shortlist announced
      35. The sustainable library
      36. What does it mean to build a library in Iraq?
      37. Two tier high capacity mobile shelving
      38. School library is a star
      39. Next generation learning commons
      40. Redesigned Exeter Central Library opens
      41. Borrow a robot
      42. A vision for the University of Birmingham
      43. New framework for Welsh Public Library Standards
      44. Lenny Henry opens Dudley's new archives
      45. The state of America's libraries
      46. Eye-popping library for Halifax, Nova Scotia
      47. Further funding for Welsh libraries
      48. Hunt Library wins top design award
      49. Glass end-panel shelving for medical library
      50. Manchester Central Library reopens
      51. So much has changed in libraries...
      52. Shipping container solution for library
      53. The Murray Library refurbishment
      54. New East Ham library opens
      55. Inspired library design
      56. Library and bookshop combined in Mexico City
      57. Design and build contract for Luton campus library
      58. New £12m Marylebone library approved
      59. Static and mobile shelving for Brynmor Jones Library
      60. Tender issued for Welsh LMS
      61. Library and Heritage Centre will be a landmark
      62. Open all hours
    16. 2013 News Archive
      1. Top ten libraries of 2013
      2. Makerspaces in libraries
      3. Libraries reinvent themselves for the 21st century
      4. Design winner announced for new city library in China
      5. A model programme for public libraries
      6. Building award for Liverpool Central Library
      7. Castleford new library to open
      8. Designed for quiet study
      9. New roles for libraries in Korea
      10. Integrating new and old in library design
      11. Graphic identity for Copenhagen children's library
      12. Awards for academic library design
      13. The university library of the future
      14. ALA ahead of the game
      15. Happy ending for award-winning college library
      16. Libraries as community hubs
      17. Transforming Ireland's libraries
      18. The Forum, Southend, opens
      19. Dublin library open for all
      20. Libraries - a formula for change
      21. Library extension for Oriel College, Oxford
      22. The new Library of Birmingham
      23. 2013 Library Design Showcase
      24. Refurbishment for Edinburgh Central Library
      25. Shaping the future of learning
      26. University of Kent, Templeman Library development
      27. The Royal College of Nursing's new library
      28. Creating the library of the future
      29. Cambridge University Library launches design competition
      30. The new Watney Market Idea Store
      31. University library buildings
      32. Creative Library, Community Library
      33. Birmingham - goodbye and hello!
      34. Baghdad's new public library
      35. Books and library furniture - all in one place
      36. Winning design for Helsinki announced
      37. Modernisation programme for Sunderland's libraries
      38. Southwark to build new library in Camberwell
      39. Students praise learning spaces at Wakefield College
      40. Plans unveiled for Halifax library
      41. Library Building Awards announced
      42. Evaluating library buildings
      43. New library for Bradford city centre
      44. Contemporary Library Architecture
      45. Coventry Central Library reopens
      46. New Liverpool Central Library opens
      47. Green building award for Bradford
      48. Enter the SCONUL Library Design Awards
      49. Refurbishment of Blackburn Central Library begins
      50. Exeter's new central library development
      51. New look library for Christchurch
      52. Modernisation plan for Bury's libraries
      53. Funding boosts new library developments in Wales
      54. Hammersmith Library set for £2m upgrade
      55. New library built from shipping containers
      56. Dublin Central Library relocation planned
      57. Bristol's Junction 3 library opens
      58. Atkinson Centre library opens in Southport
      59. Library to be built in Wallsend retail centre
      60. Dorchester library refurbishment begins
      61. New library for Finchley housing development
      62. SLA Library Design Awards shortlist announced
      63. New libraries, new spaces - for young and old
      64. £37m campus library for Birmingham University
      65. RFID for the Royal College of Nursing
      66. University of Hull releases first transformation images
      67. New library opens in Derby
      68. Refurbishment for Carnegie library
      69. The library under the garden
      70. New library for Square Mile
      71. New £27.5m library for University of Leeds
      72. Library users say they need quiet libraries
      73. Kids allowed
      74. New libraries, new directions
      75. Library book vending machine for Warwickshire
      76. Helsinki University Library: vision, design, collaboration
      77. Work starts on new Totnes library
      78. Library users pitch for their ideal library
      79. Take the library design survey
      80. More services for libraries on the move
      81. First bookless public library to open this year
      82. Work nears completion on Liverpool Central Library
      83. Rotterdam Central Library gets its own 'hive'
    17. 2012 News Archive
      1. New York Public Library plans unveiled
      2. Bromsgrove library to move to community facility
      3. £1.6m Lottery grant to fund new home for York archive
      4. New wing, new name for Durham University library
      5. The year in architecture 2012
      6. Pembrokeshire library and archives on the move
      7. Learning resource centres to benefit from government funding
      8. Making marketing work in libraries
      9. Green library for Nottingham Trent University
      10. Wakefield One - aspiring and inspiring
      11. Forster Ecospace awarded Bodleian contract
      12. Bold designs for York's new archive facility
      13. How to photograph your library
      14. The Hive - managing the new facility
      15. Aberdeen University Library
      16. New public library designed as a mountain of books
      17. Library interior design winners profiled
      18. The Duston School wins SLA Library Design Award
      19. Organic design concept for new Chinese library
      20. New Weston library opens in Town Hall hub
      21. How library spaces are changing
      22. University of Essex to expand library
      23. The designed librarian
      24. Liverpool Central Library reaches a new height
      25. Shops for libraries
      26. IFLA Library Buildings and Equipment newsletter
      27. York University Learning Commons, Toronto, Canada
      28. Manchester Central Library takes shape
      29. Better together - the potential of library partnerships
      30. Children's library and discovery centre
      31. Managing a successful library design project
      32. Self-service libraries in China
      33. Libraries in repurposed buildings
      34. The bookless library
      35. Lancashire to make £3m investment in libraries
      36. The Queen and the Hive
      37. The Passmore Edwards Centre opens
      38. New ISO standard for library buildings
      39. Lending laptops in libraries
      40. The library as an inventive space
      41. New library for BFI Southbank
      42. School Library Design Award finalists announced
      43. The library design test kitchen
      44. Bisset Adams to design Monza library
      45. JB Morrell Library reopens
      46. Durham University Library on the move
      47. Think services, not buildings
      48. Work starts on Leicestershire's biggest library
      49. World's first green library for kids
      50. The Hive scoops national sustainability award
      51. But is it art?
      52. Library of Birmingham building project changing lives
      53. Library shelving system for Library of Birmingham
      54. The Hive to open July
      55. Kent History and Library Centre opens for business
      56. Big screen collaboration hits academic libraries
      57. Library design and architecture 2012
      58. The Link opens doors for the community
      59. Library design around the world
      60. University of Exeter library to open in May
      61. New library for Wiltshire
      62. Dudley Libraries team wins EDGE award
      63. Library design showcase 2012
      64. Designing Libraries gets its own makeover
      65. City library to move to Wakefield One
      66. A Nimble way to read
      67. Llanelli Library reopens after £3.8m refurbishment
      68. New libraries added to the database
      69. The new landmark libraries
      70. Cool campus at Central St Martins
      71. New Hackney library for Dalston
      72. Learning commons at Croydon College
      73. University of Aberdeen Library
      74. Canada Water Library
    18. 2011 News Archive
      1. A library for bike and book lovers
      2. New Norwegian library designed as an inviting space
      3. That circulation desk
      4. Palace Cinema reopens as library
      5. Learning commons space for University of Northampton
      6. Upgrade for Blackpool Library
      7. The new Stuttgart City Library
      8. Green library in a simple box
      9. Library of the future, now
      10. China's Liyuan library 'made of sticks'
      11. Libraries in the digital age
      12. SLA Library Design Award winner
      13. Impressive public architecture
      14. School libraries transformed by technology
      15. Download free books with this app
      16. Redevelopment of Elmer Square
      17. New library for Southsea
      18. Walsall installs RFID
      19. Callaghan Library for Ruskin College
      20. Self-service units for Woolwich
      21. D-Tech wins Blackpool tender
      22. Pods for hire at Northampton Library
      23. New step-by-step guide to planning a library relocation
      24. Cowbridge Library designed for changing times
      25. Royal opening of university library
      26. Refurbished Cardiff library reopens
      27. £157k Briercliffe Library revamp begins
      28. £1.9m refurbishment for Stockton library
      29. Swindon library gets fire safety upgrade
      30. Watford's winning college campus
      31. Rye Library opens in old Woolworth store
      32. Bridgend library relocation
      33. Award winning library
      34. New campus with 5 storey library in Edinburgh
      35. Next phase for Wolverhampton Central Library
      36. Didsbury Library set for overhaul
    19. 2010 News Archive
      1. Rickley Park School Library
      2. Library of Birmingham images
      3. New Brunel library opens in Bristol
      4. Library Design Awards 2010
      5. Greenest UK building officially opened
      6. Heritage library refurbishment in Llanelli
      7. Grant for National University of Ireland Library
      8. Official opening of new Antrim Library
      9. Sustainability award for McClay Library
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