Currie Library is near to Heriot-Watt University where I work.
I quickly dashed up there the other day in my lunch hour to take back some audio book CDs that I had borrowed in order to avoid fines.
It looked very good but I didn’t have time to browse or look round so I’ll go back in the next few weeks to investigate further
This is the sign for the library in Northiam, Sussex. Unfortunately it was not open when we were there so it’s just the sign but it is a great sign.
It seems that, from information on this website, that it is run by volunteers…
I visited McDonald Road library in Edinburgh accidentally while shopping with a friend along Leith Walk. An typical old Edinburgh building and impressive on the inside too. The staff were very welcoming and helpful – they were conducting a survey about the use of public services which I filled in and emphasised the importance of public libraries. it is difficult in these times of cutbacks but in a relatively well off nation, it should be a priority along with health and education.
The building is beautiful with some appealing features especially the ceiling and windows.
There is a good selection of books, fiction and non fiction in easily discoverable categories and locations. There was a lot of useful community information and places to sit to read.
Mitchell Library Glasgow – December 2016
A brilliant library in central Glasgow showing a great mix of old and modern.
A beautiful building with a variety of spaces and resources.
While we were walking around Barcelona towards the harbour, we found an interesting building which turned out to be the Nautical College. We had a quick look round and found a library…