PDA Event: Library Design in the 21st Century: Historic Legacies and New Trends

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Presenter: David Hill, Professor and Head of the School of Architecture at NC State University

Libraries are important community hubs and one of the most essential public building types in the 21st century. This presentation offers a visual comparison of well-known historic and contemporary examples to illustrate how libraries have evolved over time, addressing social and technological changes. What lessons have designers learned from the past, and what innovations in library design are creating vital public places, strengthening communities, and offering new opportunities to learn?

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