With its asymmetrical exterior shape, dark, contrasting windows and floating staircases; the Broward County Main Library in Fort Lauderdale separates itself from surrounding buildings.
The library was recently awarded landmark status by the county despite being currently under several remodeling and construction projects.
To see what's so cool about the the 29-year-old, eight-story building, click through the photos above to take a virtual tour.
Michael Keller is the author of a graphic novel adaptation of Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species. He is working on a historical novel, The Hatmakers and the Heron Master, about hat-makers, wading birds and Florida’s early settlement. Below is an excerpt from his latest book: