Universitas Indonesia (UI) has built a new library, which is claimed to be the largest library in the world, in Depok, West Java. The new library is named The Crystal Knowledge and it will be opened at 13 May 2011. The library occupy 25.000 square meters land with 33.000 square meters building.
Visitors will be able to read physical and digital collections. There will be 3 – 5 million titles served, with reading rooms, and 100 silent room. The library is also designed to be meeting place for students, professors, and public. The library will have gardens, restaurants, banks, and bookstores. From outside, the library building looks lika a giant shell with three towers.
At full capacity, this library can hold 10.000 visitors, about 20.000 visitors per day.
Looking forward to visit the library!