10 of the world's most spectacular libraries

Even the quietest of buildings can make a loud-and-clear design statement, as these libraries prove. Housed in architecturally ambitious structures, they are places that celebrate human achievement with awesome environments.

Architectural Digest has collected a gallery of the world's most spectacular libraries. Yahoo Homes is publishing half of it. Click here to see the full gallery on the Architectural Digest website. | By Tim McKeough, Architectural Digest

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