The children’s library area. T5 fluorescents are integrated into the structural support members and indirectly illuminate the ceiling without any socket shadows.
Copper-colored exterior vertical fins help to modulate the amount of natural light entering the interior.
Cantilevered T5 stacklights provide vertical illumination all the way down to the bottom shelf. Seventy percent of the lights are typically dimmed or turned off during the day due to the amount of available natural light.
Daylight control zones in the upper reading rooms relate to daylight contributions from the façade and the atrium.