ARCHITECT COMPETITION FOR CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY04 August 2015
ARCHITECT COMPETITION FOR CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY
Cambridge University is seeking an architect for a new £8.5m storage and removal centre for its university library.
The property will be located outside Ely at a business park and will be a single storey facility standing at 4800m², it will feature an electronic cataloguing and retrieval system; as well as a racking storage facility.
It opened in the 15th Century and currently stocks around 8 million items and adds approximately 100,000 new volumes every year.
The selected team will created the plans to RIBA stage 3 before being novated to a contractor.
DEADLINE is 12:00, August 14th
Applicants can apply to
Luigi Scalera, Project Manager
The Chancellor, Masters and Scholars of the University of Cambridge
c/o Estate Management, 74, Trumpington Street
Tel: +44 1223337770
Fax: +44 1223766486