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Corpus Christi

Rare Manuscript Archive, Oxford

Client

Corpus Christi

Contract value

£8 million

Role

Architect

The College held a limited invited competition for the design of a new library extension to hold their valuable archive of medieval manuscripts and early printed books.

A climatically controlled archive, specialist reading rooms, a display gallery, and a new media centre were incorporated within the historic framework of the college.