Libraries

LSE Library, London

By |2018-11-26T14:52:16+00:00August 2nd, 2018|

Project Description As part of a refurbishment at the London School of Economics, Resonics installed an acoustic solution to the University's main library. The acoustic work carried out was concentrated to the library's bottom floor amongst the collaborative and group study spaces. To reduce noise transfer between spaces, as well the reduction of overall noise levels, Resonics installed a combination of acoustic wall panels and acoustic [...]

Franklin Wilkins Library, Kings College London

By |2020-06-29T10:50:58+00:00June 29th, 2020|

Project Description The Problem There are no places more synonymous with the need for minimal noise than a library; yet this doesn't mean that libraries do not require acoustic treatments. Any disturbance to the quiet environment of a library, such as a loud, sudden noise, can permeate through the whole space, causing significant disruption to its users. When Resonics was contacted by Quinn Architects  to provide an ad hoc solution to the [...]

Southsea Library, Portsmouth

By |2018-10-17T14:42:06+00:00July 25th, 2018|

Project Description The Problem There are no places more synonymous with the need for minimal noise than a library; yet this doesn't mean that libraries do not require acoustic treatments. Any disturbance to the quiet environment of a library, such as a loud, sudden noise, can permeate through the whole space, causing significant disruption to its users. When Resonics was contacted by Southsea Library it was imperative to [...]

Franklin Wilkins Library, London

By |2017-07-18T10:40:45+00:00January 24th, 2017|

Project Details The Problem This multi storey library at London’s Kings College was excessively noisy, owing largely to its high ceiling and open-plan design. Users were complaining of difficulty in concentrating when using the library, prompting the college to seek an acoustic solution. The Solution We installed a combination of a suspended acoustic ceiling in the library’s study rooms and wall panels in the larger circulation and [...]