Sunday, January 01, 2006
The project architect is The Sellers Group - Eugene (Gene) M. Sellers, Jr., AIA, Architect. The Library is planned to be 36,000 sq ft, and will include a large meeting room, a smaller conference room, a 100-seat auditorium, and study rooms for groups of 2 - 4. The Library will house a book and a-v collection, a 14 workstation Technology lab, computers for public use, wireless Internet access for those bringing in their own laptops or PDAs, self-checkout capabilities, and a drive-thru window for returning books or picking up books on hold. The Library will also feature a themed children's department and separate children's storytelling room, an exciting teen space, family friendly restrooms, and a cafe/vending area. A quiet reading area is also in the plans.