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Barr Smith Library
Level 1 Refurbishment

Level 1 of the Barr Smith Library (the southern end) underwent major refurbishment in 2018. The highlight of this work was the creation of a fabulous new purpose-built space for the Elder Music Library, as well as several new major specialist collections and enhanced study spaces.

Project features:

  • Major refurbishment of Barr Smith Library Level 1 (southern end), including remediation work on ceilings, floors and lighting.
  • Relocation of Elder Music Library from the Hartley building
  • Relocation of existing material from the Barr Smith Library collections to form an area of specialised collections.
  • Attractive new study spaces with improved access to power and data
  • New shelving and furniture designed to open up the space
  • New link through to teaching spaces in Barr Smith South

More information

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Visit the Library Masterplan to find out about more about this project.


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