The university will spend $2.6 million on the first phase of the mezzanine’s updates.
After redesigning the structure from concrete to steel, the library was delayed.
Most projects were completed before classes began on Monday, but some will take months to complete.
The much-discussed robotic retrieval system will allow most historic information to be housed on Main Campus, instead of off-site.
Students should use the Visualize Temple tool to get what they need from the university.
Library will replace Barton Hall in center of campus.
First phase of new master plan estimated to be completed in 2018.
In first month, Visualize Temple website hosts 270 new ideas.
Chopade believes the spirit of library facilities lies more in the books than architects may think.
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