| Architecture Studies Library
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 89557
|Size (sq. ft.):||296766|
|Owners:||State of Nevada Public Works|
|Funders:||Chuck Mathewson and International Game Technology|
|Contractors:||Architect: Hershenow + Klippenstein Architects
Interior Designers: Dekker/Perich/Sabatini LTD
Landscape Architect: Dekker/Perich/Sabatini LTD
|Building Materials:||Structural steel frame, brick veneer, cast stone, metal roofing, single-ply roofing, aluminum curtain wall|
Boasts more than one million volumes of books and published journals, 20,000 electronic journals and thousands of e-books, close to 300 research databases, a high-tech automated book retrieval system, spacious reading rooms with quite study areas, computing and dataworks laboratories, smart class rooms and conference rooms, state of the art computer and wireless systems throughout, and a 170-seat auditorium.
|Extra Note:||"Nevada Best of 2008: UNR Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center." Southwest Contractor. December 2008: 72.
Robbins, Melanie. "Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center melds new with old, ushering in a digital age." Nevada Silver & Blue. Fall 2008: 2-4.