Reading Revolution: 14 Marvelous Modern Libraries

The jaw-dropping intricacy of the libraries of old, with their leaded glass windows and tiers of dark wood shelves, is being replaced in favor of clean lines, open spaces and a focus on new technology in library architecture of the late 20th century and beyond. These 14 (more!) modern libraries are just as beautiful, boasting dramatic shapes and volumes, high ceilings, transparent walls and, of course, impressive stacks of books.

MORE:  http://weburbanist.com/2011/08/26/reading-revolution-14-marvelous-modern-libraries/

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