Laidlaw Library

  • Work began: 2014
  • Work completed: March 2015
  • Cost: £27.5M
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Brief:  Construction of a striking new building on the main University frontage was completed in 2015.  The new library supports student learning by providing a gateway to information in all formats and an inspirational study environment.

The Laidlaw Library has nearly 1,000 extra seats and new facilities for group work, bookable space, on-site academic skills support and conveniently located café facilities.

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Status: Complete

Watch the exciting journey of the Laidlaw Library from the architect’s drawing boards to its opening on 7 July 2015.

More information about the Laidlaw Library can be found on the University of Leeds’ library website.

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