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Library Projects

Newcastle Branch Library

Newcastle, Ontario

9,500 sq ft

Clarington Public Library

The project is designed to support the library's pro-active public service model with the use of small, mobile customer service desks. The library features mobile shelving and displays to allow easy rearrangement and to facilitate diverse programs and events. Includes designated Children's and Teen Areas, multi-purpose rooms, dedicated study and seating areas, "Living Room" with fireplace, outdoor reading terrace and staff work, lunch and rest areas. Designed to LEED Silver. Green design features include radiant slab heating, heat recovery and lighting control systems to interface daylighting and artificial light.


Photos by Ben Rahn