Photo Gallery Designing Tomorrow's Libraries

Many predicted that the rise of the digital book would signal the demise of the library. But the opposite has been the case. Many of the world's top architects have designed libraries in recent years -- though the focus is no longer on the books.
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Foto: EPFL
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Foto: Patrick Pleul/ picture-alliance/ dpa
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Foto: Rainer Jensen/ picture-alliance/ dpa
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Foto: Ron Wurzer/ Getty Images
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Foto: Matthias Röder/ dpa
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