What does the word "library" evoke in your mind? The smell of old books? Dusty shelves? A sense of peace and tranquility? Or something completely different?
The New York Public LibraryVogue UK published a fascinating article last week in which it examined eight of the most beautiful libraries in the world. From the classically beautiful Duke Humfrey's Library in Oxford (which doubled as the Hogwarts library in the Harry Potter movies) to the clinically modern open-plan Stuttgart City Library, the breadth of styles here means that there is probably a dream bookish haven for any book lover! You can read the article here: https://www.vogue.co.uk/miss-vogue/article/beautiful-libraries
Binhai Library, China