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Library Building Designs

Major Architectural Developments from around the world

Library Building Designs

We’ve selected what we feel are the key examples of Library Building Designs.

We cover completed buildings, new building designs and architecture competitions across the world. The focus is on contemporary library buildings.

We have 3 pages of Library Architecture selections.

Library Buildings : news + key projects

Library Building Designs : A-K (this page)

Library Architecture : L-Z

Library Building Designs

Key Library Building Projects, alphabetical:

Aarhus Library, Denmark
schmidt hammer lassen architects
Aarhus Library
picture from architect

Aarhus Library Building
Abbeyleix Library, Ireland
DeBlacam & Meagher
Abbeyleix Library Building
photograph : Peter Cook

Abbeyleix Library
Avondale Heights Library, Melbourne
H2o architects, Collingwood
Avondale Heights Library Building
photograph : Trevor Mein – Mein Photo

Melbourne Library Building
Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt
Snohetta Architecture
Alexandria Library Building
photo from Snøhetta Architects

Alexandria Library Building
Biblioteca a la placa Lesseps, Spain
Josep Llinás, Architect
Lesseps LibraryBuilding
image © Adrian Welch

Lesseps Library building, Barcelona
Biblioteca Central UAEM, Morelos, Mexico
REC Arquitectura Y Construccion
Biblioteca Central UAEM
image from architects

Biblioteca Central UAEM, Cuernavaca
Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris, France
Dominique Perrault Architects
Bibliothèque Nationale François Mitterand
photograph © Georges Fessy / DPA / ADAGP

Bibliothèque Nationale François Mitterand
Birmingham Library : Architecture Contest
Mecanoo Architecten
Birmingham Library building
picture from BQ

Birmingham Library building, UK
British Library building, London, UK
Colin St John Wilson
British Library
photo © Adrian Welch

British Library Building
City Library Helmond, The Netherlands
City Library Helmond
picture : Christian Richters

City Library Helmond
Czech National Library, Czech Republic
Future Systems, Architects
Czech National Library
picture from architect

Czech National Library – design competition
Deichman Library, Norway
Atelier Oslo / LundHagem Architects
Deichman Library
Atelier Oslo Architects / LundHagem Architects

Deichman Library Architecture Competition
Enfield Town Library, London, UK
Shepheard Epstein Hunter
Enfield Library Building
photo : Peter Durant

Enfield Library Building
Fribourg Library Building, Switzerland
Atelier Kempe Thill
Fribourg Library
picture from architect

Fribourg Library Design
Halmstad Library, Sweden
schmidt hammer lassen
Halmstad Library Building
building image © Adam Mørk

Halmstad Library building
The Hive, Worcester, England
Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
Library Building Worcester
photo © Hufton & Crow

Library Building Worcester
Hockessin Public Library, Delaware, USA
ikon.5 architects
Hockessin Public Library
photo © James D’Addio

Hockessin Library Building
Hollola Library, Finland
Arkkitehdit NRT
Hollola Library
image from architect

Hollola Library
John Rylands Library, Manchester, England
Basil Champneys, Architect
John Rylands Manchester
building photo © Adrian Welch

John Rylands Library
José Vasconcelos Library, Mexico City
Pascal Arquitectos
Mexican Library Building
image from Pascal Arquitectos

Jose Vasconcelos Public Library design
King Abdulaziz Center, Saudi Arabia
King Abdulaziz Library
image : MIR

King Abdulaziz Library : design proposal
Kirkwood Public Library, Delaware, USA
ikon.5 architects
Kirkwood Public Library
photo © James D’Addio

Kirkwood Library Building

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Library Buildings – No Images

Key Library Architecture – A-K, alphabetical:

Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France
Henri Labrouste

Birchfield Library, Birmingham, England
Cottrell & Vermeulen Architects

Cambridge University Library, West Road, Cambridge, UK
Giles Gilbert Scott

Centennial Hills Library, Las Vegas, Nevada. USA
URS Corporation
Centennial Hills Library

Chongqing Library, Chongqing, China
Perkins Eastman

Fuencarral public library, Spain
Andrés Perea Ortega

Irvine Science Library, University of California, Los Angeles, USA

James Stirling Michael Wilford and Associates Ltd with IBI Group

More architecture projects online soon

Peckham Library : Stirling Prize winner 2000

Advocates Library Edinburgh

National Library of Scotland building

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