Design thinking for libraries

(14 January 2015) This toolkit guides you through design thinking so you can start coming up with solutions to everyday challenges within the library.

IDEO created this toolkit to introduce a way of working that will help you understand the needs of your patrons as you design the library space. The toolkit is the result of a project funded by the Global Libraries program at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

The toolkit is a working prototype and can be downloaded from