Public Library

Miroslav GerykCzech Republic

The public library was completely renovated in 2003. The library is situated in the city centre near the river Opavice. The central location in... Read more

Tomaž MedveščekSlovenia

Domžale Public Library covers the area of 5 municipalities with the main library in Domžale and its local libraries in Lukovica, Moravče, Mengeš... Read more

Donaldas Trainauskas, Darius Baliukevičius, D. Trainausko studija, UAB Vilniaus archijaLithuania

The idea was to overcome existing stereotypes of a conservative library and to build an open, light and transparent library, to create the sense... Read more

Henrik Jais-Nielsen, Mats White Arkitekter ABSweden

Lomma new library, with its location on the border between the existing center and a new towndistrict by the sea that suddenly emerge, is given a... Read more

Saulius JuskysLithuania

The library is known for its exceptional architecture – after the reconstruction, the old buildings and the new extensions of the library complex... Read more

Schmidt, Hammer and Lassen, MAA Schmidt, Kim Hols Jensen, Mette WienbergSweden

Halmstad City Library is situated in the central of the city near the beach of the river Nissan. The shape of the building is unique and the... Read more

Arkitektgruppen lille frøen as, Ottar arkitekter (Bølgeblikk)Norway

Kongsvinger library opened in new premises in January 2009. The library is both a public library and a library for Sentrum videregående skole (... Read more

3+1, Markus Kaasik, Andres Ojari, Ilmar ValdurEstonia

On January 7, 1909 the public reading room was opened in Elevandi Street 7. There were 400 books in Estonian. From 1942 to 2003 the... Read more

Claude Vasconi, AriesBelgium

The public library of Genk is located in the town centre, at the town square. The new library building is part of a great urban renovation plan.... Read more

Ilse Das, Bert GeraetsBelgium

The public library of Bree was completely renovated in 2005. The result is a library without interior walls, creating an abundance of daylight and... Read more