The Reference / Info Desk is a focal point in any academic / public / special libraries. It’s one of the places where you see long queues of students / faculty / visitors waiting for their turn to inquire on library collections / services / and so forth. (Though in this technology-driven era, you don’t get to see these quite often).
I’m not going to discuss in depth about what are the things that user(s) often ask at the desk. It’s the design of the Reference Desk that intrigues me. Out of curiosity, I ‘flickred’ and got some photos:
For those of you that have an account with Pinterest, check out this board: Information Desks.
Everyone has their own taste, their own preference of a Reference / Information Desk. Here’s mine:
On top of that, I believe that it’s time to change the one in mine.