The Future of the Academic Library?

This link is to an audio conversation about a new library for a small college in Baltimore. Called the Athenaeum, it will have — in addition to books — a huge atrium/amphitheatre, a restaurant, an art gallery, treadmills and showers. Is this a harbinger of libraries to come?
http://chronicle.com/media/audio/v55/i14/techtherapy/
Here is a link to the site for the new Athenaeum.
http://www.goucher.edu/x17081.xml

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