Annual Visits to the UTC Library
Just how popular is the UTC Library?
The current Library had over 675,000 visits during its first opening year (2015-2016), and nearly 750,000 in-person visits the following year (2016 – 2017).
Current Library Building Fast Facts:
- Design took 2 years, and was heavily influenced by student and employee input
- Construction took 5 years, and dozens of campus tours were conducted to review progress
- Lead architect was Andrew C. Roth, for whom the 4th Floor Grand Reading Room is named
- The total cost was $48 Million
- Total size is 180,000 ft2 over 5 floors
- The Grand Opening was held on January 29, 2015. Click here to see images from the event on Flickr