For this contest, photos could be submitted in the following categories:
Winner of the Architecture/Aesthetics category
Opening by Eric Steele
"Taken in the early morning, "Opening" shows how much natural light the library can get in the morning as the sun can be seen through the windows."
Winner of the Inside/Outside Interface category
Sky is the Limit by Jaynita Maru
"Looking at the beautiful view from across the library's floor to ceiling windows inspires me. It invokes a voice inside of me that gives me a sense of calm and serenity amidst the stresses of studying. Simply put, this voice tells me that the sky is the limit."
Winner of the Library Jour category
Waiting by Eric Steele
"Every chair and computer lie unoccupied, waiting to be used as the morning sun comes in through the window."
Winner of the Library Noir category
Sky by Levi Sandmaier
"I chose to add the sky in the background to show the light emitted by the library at night."
Winner of the People of the Library category
The Ideal Spot by Eric Steele
"One of the busiest places in the library, the desk space on the bottom floor of the library is usually filled with people as it offers outlets, comfortable chairs and a quiet place to work."