Stockholm Library, Sweden

Stockholm Library - Stockholm, Sweden<<< Dear God i want to take a 5 week vacation and go there.

The Old Library at Temple College, Dublin Ireland

The Old Library at Trinity College, Dublin Ireland (the photographer mis-identified the location as Temple College). WHAT A WONDERFUL PLACE! Book of Kells is here as well.

Biblioteca en casa

31 Places Bookworms Would Rather Be Right Now

Where's the line for nooks? I didn't get my nook. I want a nook. Did you get a nook? I KNOW I didn't get a nook. I'd love a nook. Did you see a line for nooks back there?

Library of Coimbra University, Coimbra, Portugal

Biblioteca Joanina, Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal / The Joanina Library, University of Coimbra, Portugal

Library, Luxembourg Palace, Paris VI

Library, Luxembourg Palace, Paris VI - a library to be proud of, wouldn't we at Aldourie love to hire THIS out for a week!

Napoleon's Librairy, Fontainebleau Castle, Fontainebleau, Seine et Marne.

Un plafond couvert d'art et des murs embellis de livres – galerie de Diane, château de Fontainebleau, France. Books, Renaissance art and beauty. BTW, that’s Napoleon I’s globe and the library features more than volumes from his book collection.

John Rylands Library, Manchester, England, via Flickr

John Rylands Library, Manchester, England/This is the library I wish to turn into a home library with overstuffed seating, oriental rugs and a settee in the alcove - but don't cover up all the linenfold panelling with settee and pillows!

"Biblioteca Joanina" en Coimbra, Portugal. Photo: Miguel Costa

"Biblioteca Joanina" at Coimbra, Portugal. Photo: Miguel Costa I would love to have a room big enough for a library like this!

Biblioteca nacional de Francia, Paris

The Richelieu Building at the Bibliothèque Nationale de France - Paris I've heard that the library in the Disney movie Beauty and the Beast was modeled after this building!

Spiral staircase at State Capitol Law Library in Des Moines, Iowa • photo: Jason Mrachina on Flickr

State Capitol Law Library - Des Moines, Iowa, USA The Iowa State Capitol's Law Library is home to spiral staircases, mosaic tiles, rich woods and dazzling light fixtures.

The John Rylands Library, Manchester

The John Rylands Library, Manchester I Love this! I can just imagine it full all my favourite genres