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Open Call: Prize Searches for World's Best Public Library

Open Call: Prize Searches for World's Best Public Library
Open Call: Prize Searches for World's Best Public Library , Book Mountain / MVRDV. Image © Jeroen Musch
Book Mountain / MVRDV. Image © Jeroen Musch

Applications are once again open for world’s best public library award. As part of the Danish Agency for Culture's Model Program for Public Libraries project, the prize aims to generate new ideas about how the design of public libraries can change to meet the changing needs of today’s society. Considered libraries must "take digital developments and local culture into consideration" and "welcome a diversity of population groups with an open and functional architectural expression in balance with its surroundings and a creative use of IT to improve user experiences." Learn more about the prize (here) and submit a library, here. Candidates for the “Public Library of the Year Award” have until June 15, 2015 to apply.

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Open Call: Prize Searches for World's Best Public Library " 19 Apr 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/621287/open-call-prize-searches-for-world-s-best-public-library/> ISSN 0719-8884

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