Situated at the heart of the elementary school, the Library/Media Center creates a space that is open, warm, and welcoming for students’ first encounters with reading and information gathering. The design encourages students to see the library as the first destination on the road to knowledge. The two-story volume is at the center of circulation between classrooms, cafeteria, and gymnasium. It is the social hub of the school. A maker space/science lab with a balcony overlooks the library.
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