Dr. Hipólito González Library, Argentina – a meeting place at the Faculty

Written by Fernando Díaz Pacífico, Academic Librarian and Interim Director For how to contribute to Library Planet look here:  https://libraryplanet.net/contribute/ The Dr. Hipólito González Library is located in Rosario, a large city with more than one million inhabitants in one of the most fertile lands in the world: the prairies known as Pampa Húmeda. Located…

Carolina Rediviva, Sweden – spiral staircases and a library on the top of the hill

Written by Library Planet editor Christian Lauersen, director of Libraries and Citizen Services in Roskilde Municipality, Denmark. For how to contribute to Library Planet look here: https://libraryplanet.net/contribute/ On a hill rising majestic over Uppsala town there is a big building. It is not the city hall, it is not some old castle or church. It is Carolina…

Wolverhampton University Library – Bringing real art to the book shelves

Written by Rebecca Collins For how to contribute to Library Planet look here:  https://libraryplanet.net/contribute/ I paid a different kind of visit to the University of Wolverhampton Library a little while back. My business was to paint walls and my road to those walls was not guided by the normal way to a library. Serendipity: ‘the…