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[BKARTS] Qatar National Library



some info and an image of the planned national library in Qatar - this is a
most extraordinary demonstration of the high esteem in which knowledge and
the like is most obviously held in Qatar (as well as wealth). worth a look
... regards.

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Construction is underway of the National Library in the area
between the NCCAH building and the General Post Office Centre on the
kournish coast of Doha. Total land survey of project is around 140,000
square meters. The library's building is around 45,000 square meters. Its
height is
around 120 meters. The National Library will comprise the main library
building, the two museums
of National History and Science as well as exhibitions galleries and the
Celestial Dome.
http://www.nccah.com/english/projects.asp?content=nationallibrary

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