New build installed on top and in front of an existing podium, running along a parade of shops within Chrisp Street Market.
Offers the Idea mix of accessbile learning and library services including: learning labs, surfing space, plasma screens, internet access, self-service terminals, baby changing room, wheelchair accessible toilets and photocopying and fax facilities.
RIBA London Award 2005
Type of library
Medium sized town library
Features and services
Audiovisual/Multimedia areas, Baby changing facilities, Exhibition/display areas, Group study spaces, Hosting of other agencies, Open learning provision, Public address system, Services to particular groups, Services to particular groups, Specialist subject collections
Art works, Shared building, Materials
Design features, Health and safety provision, Security, Structural
Access between floors, Access to building, Access within building, Assistive technology, Critical distances, Emergency features, Equipment controls: location, Furniture height, Signage / guiding
Furniture File, JDS, Valley Joinery
Services and facilities suppliers
Electronic information displays, General, Internet access, Laptop points, Public access terminals, RFID, WiFi, Number of public computer terminals: 46