On 02, Jan 2014 | In Education | By cyan
Weston Library (formerly New Bodleian)
- Project: Weston Library
- Client: Oxford University
- Architect: Wilkinson Eyre Architects
- Project Value: £2M
The Bodleian Libraries are a collection of about 40 Oxford University Libraries, named after the most famous and largest the Bodleian library, which is one of the oldest in Europe. The New Bodleian Library will reopen to readers and researchers as Weston Library in Autumn 2014, and officially reopen to the public in Spring 2015. It will be the new home of the Bodleian’s special collections.
Fireclad have been acquired to provide the dry-lining, ceilings and fire protection to the major renovation of the New Bodleian, which includes an exhibition gallery and coffee shops to be used by the public.