A Place to See and Be Seen (and Learn a Little, Too)

$109-million renovation of Ohio State's library reinforces its role in connecting the campus

Brad Feinknopf, Feinknopf LLC

In the renovation of Ohio State U.'s main library, a central tower that once held closed stacks was stripped of concrete and now reveals open stacks behind glass.
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Library-renovation projects are often characterized by a central tension: Should the building emphasize the people it serves or the materials it contains? How can a renovation emphasize both?

An answer might be found in the recently completed...

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