During the day, the library’s screens provide shading for the building and moderate the amount of direct sunlight reaching the reading and auditorium spaces. 
At night, the stretched fabric screens are activated by projectors installed in the park across the street, creating a drive-in theater experience for pedestrians and residents of the area. 
community exchange and collaboration
The circulation system of the library consists of a central stair core that spirals up the height of the building, supplemented by a private employee staircase in the rear that connects the administrative functions.
The fourth floor, where the book selection interface can be seen as well as one of the auditoriums in the rear. 
A rendering of the interstitial space between the large exterior projection screen and the wall behind, creating an intimate reading or viewing area. 
he fifth floor, where a custom waffle slab is used to extend the spanning capabilities of the roof. 
4th floor plan: secondary auditorium + individual study
3rd floor plan: main auditorium + group work + individual study
East/West section
North/South section
An unfolded view of the building’s exterior walls and facade showing the level by level circulation path of visitors, via the spiral stair, and books, via the central column.
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