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Views of the Environmental Design Library

interior panorama

Above: Panoramic photograph of the interior space with the Raymond Lifchez and Judith Lee Stronach Exhibition Cases. Click the image to see it larger in a new browser window. (February 2011)

The following photographs show the Environmental Design Library after Wurster Hall was seismically retrofitted and the library space remodeled in 2002.

Library carrels from the Wurster Hall courtyardLibrary carrels from the Wurster Hall Courtyard.

Above: View of the Library carrels from the courtyard

Entrancecollection stacks, viewed from the entrance, and Catherine Bauer Wurster statue

Above left: Environmental Design Library Entrance
Above right: Collection stacks + Catherine Bauer Wurster statue

Weisbach Lounge Area

Above: Clarice Weisbach Memorial Reading Area with Barcelona chairs, surfboard table, and the Angel Gabriel, a copy of the original on the facade of Reims Cathedral

Public PC area and view of the Daniel G. Volkmann, Jr. Atrium Reading RoomView from the Landscape Architecture Studios of the Daniel G. Volkmann, Jr. Atrium Reading Room

Above: The Daniel G. Volkmann, Jr. Atrium Reading Room

The reading area and lounge.

Above: The reading area and lounge

View of the Reference Desk, reference computers and reading area.

Above: Fred L. Karren and Beth Davis Karren Reference and reading areas

Photos courtesy of Chuck Byrne.