PROJECT

Learning Resource Centre, Sligo IT

The design for the very successful and popular LRC is ranged around a central, three storey high, atrium and open stairs with social areas, reading desks, IT-enabled areas and book stack appropriately located on each of the floors.

A new 200 seat tiered lecture theatre was provided within the undercroft.

CATEGORY

Education + Research

CLIENT

Institute of Technology, Sligo

SERVICES

Lead Consultancy and Full Architectural Design Service

VALUE

€3.7 million

STATUS

Completed 2010

Project Overview

The design for the very successful and popular LRC is ranged around a central, three storey high, atrium and open stairs with social areas, reading desks, IT-enabled areas and book stack appropriately located on each of the floors. A new 200 seat tiered lecture theatre was provided within the undercroft.

The ground floor invites informal use and group work while the top floor provides quiet reading carrels. All areas are WI-FI enabled and air quality in this deep building is assured