Philological Library

The Philological Library is the newest component of the campus of the Free University of Berlin. It was designed by noted architect Norman Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank in the shape of a human brain, and opened in 2005. The library has become the centerpiece of the university's Dahlem campus and a Berlin architectural landmark. It holds 700,000 volumes.

Coordinates: 52°27′07″N 13°17′18″E / 52.45194°N 13.28833°E / 52.45194; 13.28833

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