New York Public Library’s newest branch will be housed in a condo-hotel May 8, 2013 – Posted in: Libraries, public libraries
When it opens in 2015 it will be one of the largest branches of the New York Public Library system. It will occupy the bottom 3 floors of a “ritzy new condo-hotel” being developed by the Baccarat crystal company and its parent company, Starwood Capital Group, along with Tribeca Associates.
Among its features is a 100+ seat auditorium, a children’s reading room, a technology hub, and a family seating area.
New York Daily News: New York Public Library unveils designs for new $20M branch on W. 53rd Street