All Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh locations will be closed on Wednesday, December 24, Thursday, December 25 and Thursday, January 1, 2015. In addition, the Library will close at
5 pm Wednesday, December 31, 2014.
Depicts EDGE’s concept for the gateway between the main floor and the expanded teen collection. The new teen area will include video production equipment.
First Floor Outdoor Reading Area
Depicts EDGE's concept for an outdoor reading deck and courtyard created from previously unused space
First Floor Information Desk (1)
First Floor Information Desk (2)
These two images depict a comprehensive signage and electronic information display system and a centralized customer services station.
Information Desk (3)
The designs include a comprehensive signage and electronic information display system and centralized customer services station. Background shows the new coffee bar which will also carry merchandise such as CLP's Remember Pittsburgh Collection and used books.
A view of the new reading deck and courtyard. EDGE's design capitalizes on previously unusable space - a portion of the interior "T" shape of the original building - to create the outdoor reading deck and courtyard.
Color, materials and finishes such as glass mix elegantly with the existing sophistication of the building.