Modernizing the premises of the university library in Orsay

The university library of Orsay, openned in 1962, decided to modernize its premises for a better adaptation to users' needs : students' and researchers' ones. The 1st part of the work, which aimed to batch library activities, began after a dialogue with the university and the Ministry of Education and after the setting-up of a leading outline of improvements by a planning office. The multimedia room openned in January 1992. The work was financed by the Building department and the Library department in the Ministry of Education and by the university.