National Library, Singapore
|National Library of Singapore|
|Preceding agency||Parliamentary Library|
|Jurisdiction||Government of Singapore|
The National Library (Chinese: 国家图书馆, Malay: Perpustakaan Negara, Tamil: தேசிய நூலகம்) is in Singapore. The new 16-storey replaces the old National Library at Stamford Road. The building was designed by T.R. Hamzah & Ken Yeang and is the headquarters of the National Library Board.
The library was moved to new building in 2005 under the National Library Board known as the Lee Kong Chian Reference Library and also Central Public Library.
References[change | edit source]
- Pearson, Clifford A.: "T.R. Hamzah & Yeang applies its trademark bioclimatic design principles to the new National Library in Singapore" in Architectural Record, August 2006
Other websites[change | edit source]
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to: National Library Board#National Library|
- National Library Board Singapore
- Lee Kong Chian Reference Library
- National Library of Singapore's Guide to its history