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Book TitleMore than concrete blocks : Dublin city's twentieth-century buildings and their stories : 1940-72
Chapter TitleCase study : Berkeley Library : Trinity College : Dublin 2 : 1967
Chapter AuthorRowley, Ellen
Book EditorRowley, Ellen
PublisherDublin City Council ; University College Dublin ; Four Courts Press
Contentphotos, text
Note(s)This university library was designed following an international competition. It is renowned for its concrete artistry. The entire building, with its board-marked concrete surfaces and Ballybrew granite ashlar external walls, was hand-crafted.
Subject(s)academic libraries ; universities ; architectural competitions ; 20th century ; inner cities ; construction ; concrete ; architectural design ; Modernism ; architectural history ; educational buildings
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