Project Information

Our objective is to design an ideal space for next generation scholarship. We want to enhance teaching, learning, and research on campus by providing a modern knowledge environment that is welcoming and inspiring. Our goal is to build a library that allows everyone to be more effective, productive, comfortable, and creative.

  • Addition of approx. 60,000 gross square feet       
  • Renovation of roughly 92,000 square feet       
  • 20% more study space
  • Additional and enhanced group study and collaboration spaces
  • Welcoming Paseo entrance
  • Expanded wireless access and more power outlets
  • New home for the Art collection within the main Library
  • New Special Research Collections facility with state-of-the-art technology for preservation
  • Interdisciplinary Research Collaboratory
  • 24-Hour Learning Commons
  • Naturally-lit Reading Galleries
  • LEED Gold certification for addition and renovation

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