Mansueto Library

The subterranean addition to the University of Chicago’s Regenstein library, the Mansueto Library is housed beneath a 120-foot by 240-foot clear span dome. Its elliptical plan extrudes 60 feet below grade to create a single underground volume of nearly one million cubic feet.


Location

  • Chicago, Illinois, USA

Client

  • University of Chicago

Project Status

  • Completed

Architect