Boots Library

NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY

  • Client: Nottingham Trent University
  • Project Value: £11m
  • Brief: Library, lecture theatres, electronic classrooms, seminar rooms, study and social facilities
  • Sustainability Initiatives: Good daylighting and natural ventilation centred around two central atria

The new Learning Resource Centre provides 9000m2 of accommodation on five floors around a central tear-drop shaped atrium. It utilises hollow core concrete floor planks to incorporate an innovative heating and cooling system. Facilities include two lecture theatres, electronic classrooms, study and seminar rooms, a cafe and roof garden.