misssilv:Ervin Szabo Library, Budapest… Love the wood and iron work. The old world look showcase the books perfectly

Beautiful stairs in the Szabo Ervin Library (Budapest, Hungary). My dream stairs.

2013 Trips: Stockholm Library, Sweden

Stockholm Library - Stockholm, Sweden<<< Dear God i want to take a 5 week vacation and go there.

Austrian National Library | Vienna, Austria (oh no they did not put a hidden door in their library!)

Austrian National Library, Vienna, Austria (a hidden door!

George Lucas’s library at Skywalker Ranch, a company retreat in Marin County, California.

20 Beautiful Private and Personal Libraries

George Lucas’s library at Skywalker Ranch, a company retreat in Marin County, California. I already loved George Lucas for his movies, now I love his library too

Chetham Library, Manchester, England,  is the oldest Library in the English speaking world founded in 1653 by Humphrey Chetham to 'Cure poverty by curing ignorance'

I would camp out in this library. Aren't the shelves of books just breathtaking? - Chetham Library, Manchester, England, is the oldest Library in the English speaking world founded in 1653 by Humphrey Chetham to 'Cure poverty by curing ignorance'

Morgan Library, USA Constructed in 1906, this amazing New York landmark was originally built as the personal library and museum space for financier Pierpont Morgan’s impressive collection of rare books, manuscripts, drawings, artifacts and prints. After Pierpont’s death, his grandson, J.P. Morgan, Jr., opened the library to the public in 1924.

62 of the World's Most Beautiful Libraries

Morgan Library, USA Constructed in this amazing New York landmark was originally built as the personal library and museum space for financier Pierpont Morgan’s impressive collection of rare books, manuscripts, drawings, artifacts and prints.

Library of Coimbra University, Coimbra, Portugal... I'm changing my trip just so I can see this place

Biblioteca Joanina, Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal / The Joanina Library, University of Coimbra, Portugal

This picture of the Oxford Union Library is from Buzzfeed's collection of the 30 Best Places to be if You Love Books. Click on the link and check them all out!

The 30 Best Places To Be If You Love Books

lalibrairie: The Oxford Union Library, Oxford, United Kingdom On the walls are Pre-Raphaelites murals, painted by Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones. It also has a unique clerestory (Wikipedia will tell you all about it here).

Handelingenkamer, Netherlands. The library of the Dutch Parliament contains every record of parliamentary hearings and discussions. Because it was built before electric lighting made the storage of books a lot safer, the building was constructed with a massive leaded glass dome in the ceiling to allow in light and minimize the need for candles and gas lamps inside the library.

15 Spectacular Libraries in Europe

Handelingenkamer Library, Netherlands photo via redsea. I would love to have a library with a spiral staircase :-)

Royal Portuguese Reading Room — Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | 49 Breathtaking Libraries From All Over The World

Royal Portuguese Reading Room — Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 49 Breathtaking Libraries From All Over The World

Library from the East, University Club, New York, NY [1597x2073] - Imgur

Library from the East, University Club, New York, NY [1597x2073]

Library from the East, University Club, New York, NY. A gazillion books and great architecture.

The Museum of Picture Books, also known as the Picture Book Library - Iwaki, Fukushima, Japan

Iwaki Museum of Picture Books for Children, Fukushima, Japan This is my dream place, I love children's books

49 Breathtaking Libraries From All Over The World: General Library at University of Coimbra — Coimbra, Portugal

Library at the Royal Seat of San Lorenzo de El Escorial — San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain

The University of Coimbra General Library (Biblioteca Geral da Universidade de Coimbra), Coimbra, Portugal.

The Old Library at St John's College University of Cambridge is a two-storey, seventeenth-century building situated in Third Court and is accessed via the Working Library. It houses the College's special collections, which may be consulted in the Rare Books Reading Room on the ground floor Library ~

Asylum library - St John's College Old Library - West Side. Photo by Ben Gallagher

#Library, Abbotsford House, #England. #books

Sir Walter Scott's Library, Abbotsford House, England photo via perwaldorf

Library, London, England photo via jennie Spiral staircase all around the library... The walls

Library, London, England photo via jennie (Blue Pueblo)

Library, London, England photo via jennie Spiral staircase all around the library. The walls

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