Barford, George. Understanding Modern Architecture. Worcester, MA:
Davis Publications, Inc., 1986 (p. 120).
A brief description and one photograph of the Library.
Bednar, Michael J. The New Atrium. New York: McGraw-Hill,
1986 (pp. 172-173).
A discussion of the atrium of the Library and its relation to the building
as a whole. Illustrations, plans, section.
Brown, Jack Perry. Louis I. Kahn: a Bibliography. New York: Garland, 1987.
Writings by and about Louis Kahn, arranged chronologically.
Campbell, James W. P. "Louis Kahn, Phillips Exeter Library (1969-71) and What the
Brick Wants To Be." Brick: a World History. New York: Thames & Hudson, 2003
A two page description of the library with a number of color photographs
of the exterior.
Close, Gloria W. "The Library of Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, New
Hampshire, 1967-1972." Louis I. Kahn Bibliography. Architectural Series:
Bibliography A-190. Monticello, IL: Vance Bibliographies, 1980 (p. 10).
An extensive bibliography of all sources by and about Kahn, with a section on
specific works. The section on the Library is a selective listing of journal articles
which includes some non-English language articles.
Drexler, Arthur. "Louis Kahn." In Transformations in Modern Architecture.
New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1979 (pp. 102-105).
Includes a short discussion of the Library and dining hall, "compositions of
great refinement using the simplest means...."
Futagawa, Yukio, and Romaldo Giurgola. Indian Institute of Management,
Ahmedabad, India, 1963-, Exeter Library, Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter,
New Hampshire, U.S.A., 1972. Edited and photographed by Yukio Futagawa;
text by Romaldo Giurgola. Tokyo: A.D.A. Edita Tokyo, 1975 (GA Global
A brief description and evaluation of the building, with fine photographs and
plans. In Japanese and English.
Gast, Klaus-Peter. "Phillips Exeter Library and Dining Hall, Exeter,
New Hampshire, 1965-1971." In Louis I. Kahn. Boston: Birkhauser Verlag, 1999
Brief descriptions, with photographs and plans. Text in English/German.
Gast, Klaus-Peter. "Phillips Exeter Academy Library 1965-71, Exeter,
New Hampshire, USA." In Louis I. Kahn: The Idea of Order.
Boston: Birkhauser Verlag, 1998 (pp. 80-87).
Essay on the library design, with photographs and plans.
Gast, Klaus-Peter. "Library and Dining Hall Phillips Exeter Academy Exeter,
New Hampshire, USA 1965-71." In Louis I. Kahn: Das Gestamtwerk=
Complete Works. Munchen: Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, 2001 (pp. 160-169).
Essay on the library design, with photographs and plans. Text in
Giurgola, Romaldo, and Jaimini Mehta. "Library and Dining Hall, Phillips
Exeter Academy, Exeter, New Hampshire, 1967-1972." In Louis I. Kahn.
Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1975 (pp. 90-93).
Chiefly illustrations and diagrams with brief descriptions.