A factory-constructed modular system forms the new Fife Library, Pierce County Library System, WA. Digitally fabricated, track-based divider panels bearing a custom pattern separate the library spaces from community areas available for public functions. CREDITS: SHKS Architects, architect; photo, ©2011 Benjamin Benschneider.
The remodeled Main Library, Central Arkansas Library System, in Little Rock, includes new adult browsing space, a Prose Garden sandwich and snack area, and an exciting, 9,800 square foot teen area called simply Level 4. CREDITS: Mark Mann, Stocks Mann Architects, PLC, architect; photo, Steve Grisham.