The new library is located in the center of the inner city campus – between the cafeteria and the old main building of the Technical University of Darmstadt. It is therefore easily accessible for university users.
Main aims and objectives of the project were installation of the relevant inventory in freehand, more than doubling the user workstations, creating individual and group workspaces, creating training and meeting rooms, information desks on all floors. Improved storage conditions for the old stock.
The architects’ concept is characterized by the “idea of spatial formation, the networking of urban spaces and interiors and the respect for the heterogeneous environment of the location.