Library (later Western Bank Library), University of Sheffield: the glazed east facade showing the entrance staircase to the mezzanine

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RIBApix ref no RIBA5172
Architect/DesignerGollins Melvin Ward & Partners
Artist/PhotographerSnoek, Henk (1915-1980)
CountryUK: England
CitySheffield
Subject Date1959
Image Date1959
ViewExterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceS59 3403
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Henk Snoek / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The central campus of the University of Sheffield (one of the six original 'red brick' universities) lies one mile to the west of Sheffield city centre and includes the library and Arts Tower, both Grade II listed buildings that were designed by Gollins Melvin Ward & Partners.

Subject tags

University buildings, curtain walling, glazing, entrances, libraries