The Salt Lake City Library is shown Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, in Salt Lake City. Making this library more than a place to read was the goal of renowned architect Moshe Safdie. Safdie designed a ... more 
The Salt Lake City Library is shown Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, in Salt Lake City. Making this library more than a place to read was the goal of renowned architect Moshe Safdie. Safdie designed a six-story crescent of concrete and glass with vaulted ceilings is a place that invites people to linger. It has a cafe, shops, high-speed Internet connections, art exhibits that turn over every six weeks, film lectures and occasional live music. The $65 million building, with a roller-coaster look, has a 360-degree view of the city and mountains and a rooftop garden. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Rick Bowmer
Thu, Jan 10, 2013 3:26 PM EST