Das Renovierungsprojekt der Pariser Nationalbibliothek

Gabel, Gernot U.
March 2010
Bibliotheksdienst;2010, Vol. 44 Issue 3/4, p268
Trade Publication
The article discusses an extensive renovation project beginning in March 2010 at the Bibliothèque Nationale de France (BNF - National Library of France) in Paris, France. A brief sketch is provided of the construction history of the library beginning in the early 18th century. The features of the renovated library space and infrastructure are summarized.


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