How This School Library Increased its Student Use by - To adapt to changing student needs, some school libraries are reinventing themselves as makerspaces, but this Ohio library took a slightly different approach and has seen incredible results.
Inspirational school libraries from around the world – gallery The library at Cordwalles junior school in Surrey has been transformed into an enchanted forest complete with astroturf for carpet. The room has a magical feel with a working water feature.
Inspirational school libraries from around the world – gallery
ADORE the string lights above the bookcases and the wall sconce light instead of the flourescents. Also, the green carpet looks like grass and makes the space so natural looking. Ceiling tiles are painted too with silvers stars!
The Robin Hood Library Initiative (The Best of Book Riot)
Replace 'makerspace' with 'library' or 'school' in this graphic, and you have an organization to which I and my kids would be devoted. The values here will inform decisions regarding use of space and resources in a practical sense.