site lines New East Boston branch library is wide open to all ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Robert Benson Light filters down from what looks like the sky but is in reality a roof of luminous, undulating cloudlike shapes at the new East Boston branch of the Boston Public Library. Robert Benson The building stands in the middle of a large public green space, the Bremen Street Park. Robert Benson There are no interior walls, giving the building a sense of community that is different from the typical library feel created by separate areas for different age groups. Robert Benson Glass walls on three sides of the library bring in a lot of natural light. Robert Benson The library floor is like a piece of land shared by many kinds of people under a soft bright sky. It embodies the truth, or maybe the hope, that with all our many differences we can be one community.