Now a days Libraries as well as the book business had to face very hard time due to modern technology like Internet, electronic reading room, perhaps the widespread availability of any information. The old format is gradually dying away, and replaces the format for the public centers. Alternatively, the library carefully preserve the atmosphere of the temple of knowledge and some of the public reading rooms are real works of art. From that captures the spirit and a desire to settle there permanently and read the book. Below you can see some of the most amazing and beautiful libraries from around the world.
Hall of legal literature of the Public Library of Iowa City, USA
Suzzallo Library at the University of Washington
Library of the Benedictine Monastery, Admont, Austria
State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
library of El Escorial Monastery , Madrid, Spain
José Vasconcelos Library, Mexico City, Mexico
Library “Portuguese Reading Room”, founded in 1850 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
National Library of Finland in Helsinki
State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Thomas Fisher Rare Book Library, Toronto, Canada
George Peabody Library, Baltimore, Maryland
Strahov Monastery Library, Prague, Czech Republic
Trinity College Library, Dublin, Ireland
Kirby Library, College of Lafayette, Easton, Pennsylvania, USA
Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
This National Library of the United States and is the oldest federal agency in the U.S in 1800. Library is located in three buildings, is the largest library in the world, the number of shelves and number of books are 22.19 million.
National Library of Belarus in Minsk. Founded September 15, 1922. It contains the largest library of publications of the country and the third largest collection of Russian books outside its territory.
Minsk library located in the new 72 meter building in Minsk. The building has 22 floors, it was completed in January 2006. It accommodates 2,000 readers and has a conference hall with 500 seats. Its main component is an architectural form
rhombicuboctahedron. The design of a new building developed Mikhail Vinogradov and Victor Kramarenko.
Abbey Library of Saint Gall, St. Gallen, Switzerland.
Alexandria Library, Egypt
Library of the University of Sofia in Bulgaria
Seattle Central Library, Seattle, WA.