UCONN Waterbury Library

Waterbury, CT

Size
17,050 SF

Cost
$5.5 million

Completion
2003

Set within the University of Connecticut’s 97,000 square foot Waterbury Campus, this library is the dramatic and functional center of the school. The library compliments existing downtown buildings in scale, texture, materials, and spirit and has space for 46,250 volumes within its vaulted three-story space. The library features a three-story open stack configuration with mezzanines wrapping on two floors and includes meeting rooms, reading carrels and multi-media storage & viewing. The campus library allows students to access resources located on the University’s main campus as well as the library resources of the five regional campuses, the Law School and the University Health Center.