Clare Boothe Luce Library, Mepkin Abbey – Moncks Corner, SC
This state-of-the-art monastic library sits in a prominent location on the cloister of the monastery. While following tenets of monastic building design, including clarity of structure and austerity of design, the library is modern in both its building technology and its electronic information infrastructure. The library features a significant collection of print and non-print media in both open and compact shelving areas. Specially designed rooms are set aside for rare books and archival collections.