Architect of Berkeley Library, Richard Burton, dies aged 83

Burton won the prize to design the library with two fellow students in 1960


Richard Burton, who co-founded ABK Architects after winning a prize to design the Berkeley Library as a student, has died aged 83.

Burton was born in London in 1933, qualifying as an architect at the Architectural Association. With two of


Anger as Fossil Free TCD meeting removed from Berkeley Library space

The group were reportedly informed that the LaunchPad space is “place for capitalism.”

NEWSCollege has come under fire from students involved in the Fossil Free TCD campaign group as it emerged that their meeting Wednesday evening was removed from the Blackstone LaunchPad space, situated in the Berkeley library. The group were reportedly informed

College seeks architect for Berkeley Library visitor centre

The purpose of the project is to “create an inspirational, imaginative, enlarged exhibition, along with a greatly improved visitor experience”.

NEWSCollege is currently seeking architects to work on a planned Berkeley Library visitor centre. The recent tender is part of the so-called Trinity Visitor Experience Project, and states that applications are being sought by January 25, with the team awarded