BCI Library Furniture Tag

BCI Modern Library Furniture Debuts in Costa Rica

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Country Day School located in San Rafael, Alajuela, Costa Rica opens its brand new campus this month. What started out in 1963 as an English school for children of expats with just eight students, has grown to 875 students with over 200 faculty and staff.

The new library included a variety of INFORM Desk System products from BCI Modern Library Furniture. The INFORM Desk Systems are an excellent choice and are customizable to provide the ultimate in usability in any library setting. Below is a stock photo of the INFORM Desk System:

INFORM Desk System

INFORM Desk System

BCI Dealer: Integrated Workplace Environments International – http://iwe-inc.com/

AIA: Stantec – http://www.stantec.com/

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, please contact us today – we have specialists standing by to answer all your questions on library design

26 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Making its Mark at a new Elementary School in Robinson, TX

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Robinson Independent School District located in Robinson, TX will be opening the new intermediate school in time for the 2016-2017 school year. Located on 12 acres, the new school will house grades 4 though 6 in the 8,500 square feet building. In addition to offices, classrooms, a gym, cafeteria, band hall and science labs, a new library and media center is part of the new building.

To maintain comfort without compromising style, Robinson ISD choose BCI Modern Library Furniture’s soft seating line. Soft seating is just that…soft…and cozy too! It’s also wonderfully flexible and can be rearranged quickly to accommodate any setting.

Below are stock photo’s of the products – Chat Pouf Large, Grand Prix Chair XL

Chat Pouf

Chat Pouf

Grand Prix Rocking Chair XL

Grand Prix Rocking Chair XL

BCI Dealer: Contrax Furnishings – http://www.contrax.com/

Click here to read more about the new intermediate school

For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can enhance your school library project, click here to contact us today.

 

19 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

Exquisite Libraries in the United States

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Tech Insider recently did a piece on ‘The most beautiful library in each US state’. The Cedar Rapids Public Library was included in the story as Iowa’s most beautiful library. Back in February of this year, we featured an article on this library which included BCI Modern Library Furniture’s 60/30 Radius Steel Shelving – http://bcilibraries.com/2015-aiaala-library-building-award-winner-features-bci/.  The Cedar Rapids Public Library was in a group of six awardees of the 2015 AIA/ALA Library Building Awards.

Cedar Rapids PL

To read the Tech Insider’s full article, click on this link:  http://www.techinsider.io/most-beautiful-library-in-all-50-states-2016-7?xid=soc_socialflow_facebook_realsimple

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, click here to contact us today

 

 

18 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Shares in a $25M School Library Project

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The New Bridge School located in Ogden, UT will have a ribbon cutting on August 18th to celebrate the opening of a new $25 million dollar building. The new school was built to replace an old elementary school and will house grades K-6. The school is a STEM Magnet School with 94,647 square feet of classrooms, STEM Labs, learning centers, collaboration centers, science lab, computer labs and shared break-out rooms. The new library will include products from BCI Modern Library Furniture. The furnishings chosen include:

Labyrinth Book Towers, Crossrunner Book Trolleys (stock photos below)

Labyrinth Book Shelf

Labyrinth Book Shelf

Crossrunner Book Trolley

Crossrunner Book Trolley

Book Towers and Book Trolleys are an essential part of any library setting. Book Towers are not only useful, but they also serve as a decorative piece in the library, making it a focal point. Book Trolleys keep things organized and are the ultimate in mobility.

Dealer:  Contrax Furnishings, www.contrax.com

Visit New Bridge School’s Facebook page for more photos of the new building – https://www.facebook.com/newbridgeSTEM/

For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can be used in your school library, contact us today

 

15 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

Suncrest Elementary School Set to Open in 2017 Featuring BCI Modern Library Furniture

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Suncrest Elementary School’s new site is scheduled to open in early 2017. The new building, located in Morgantown, WV, will house 550 students in Pre-K through 5th grade. One of the many features of the new school will be a 5,000 square foot media center. BCI Modern Library Furniture has been chosen for the project.

The product selected is the Concertina Desk System. This circulation desk system, with its adjustable-height option and standard modular components, is essential to ADA compliance. The Concertina Desk System is available in a multitude of colors and finishes making it a perfect choice for any library setting.

Pictured below is a stock photo of the Concertina Desk System

Concertina Desk System

BCI Dealer: Tom Sexton Associates – http://www.tomsextonfurniture.com/

Click here to read more about the project

BCI Modern Library Furniture has been providing solutions for school libraries for well over 60 years and is considered a global leader in this industry.

Contact us today for a free no-obligation consultation on how we can help you design a new modern library.

12 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

Lafayette Elementary School in Washington DC Undergoing Modernization

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

BCI Modern Library Furniture Being Used in the Renovation

The Lafayette Elementary School located in Washington, DC, is going through a renovation which is part of a $3.2 billion 10-year school modernization program for DC public schools. The project is scheduled to be completed by August 2016. The school presently has 700 students and 113,600 square feet – the renovation will take the enrollment up to 805 and 120,000 square feet. Part of the renovation includes a library update. BCI Modern Library Furniture supplied the Chat Pouf Soft Seating (small). The Chat Pouf is a perfect addition to this library as it offers both comfort and chic lines for the ultimate in modern library furniture. Repositioning them is easy – as they are virtually weightless. The color choices are bright and fun and give you the option of creating a whimsical environment.

BCI Dealer: DESDC – http://www.des-dc.com/

Pictured below is our stock photo of the Chat Pouf

Chat Pouf

Chat Pouf

Contact us today for more information on our products to modernize your library.

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10 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Appearing Again in Vancouver British Columbia Canada

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Founded in 1996, The West Point Grey Academy is an independent co-ed school located in Vancouver British Columbia Canada. The school serves grades Pre-K-12. The academy has been undergoing several renovations, one that included the learning commons, also known as the library. With an enrollment of 650 students, a more modern area was needed to make better use of the space.

BCI Modern Library Furniture was chosen to provide the following products:

Concertina Desk System, BOB Chair, Grand Prix Chair XL, Book Return Container, Oland Book Trolley

BCI Dealer: Jonathan Morgan & Company – https://www.jmcdesigninteriors.com/

AIA Firm: Acton Ostry Architects – http://www.actonostry.ca/

Pictured below are some stock photos of the furniture that was used in the renovation:

Concertina Desk System

Concertina Desk System

BOB Soft Seating

BOB Chair

Oland Book Trolley

Oland Book Trolley

Click here to view a photo of the completed project, courtesy of Acton Ostry Architects

All of BCI Modern Library Furniture products can be customized to fit into any library or learning commons area. Our product line includes pieces for younger and older children alike.

Contact us today for more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can reinvent your library space.

 

 

05 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

Coming Soon – Washington DC College Preparatory High School Chooses BCI Modern Library Furniture

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Ron Brown College Preparatory High School is an all male, college preparatory high school located in Washington, DC. The school places a high priority on getting their students ready for college. With this focus in mind, the school is currently being renovated in two phases. The project consists of demolition and extensive renovations to the academic and multipurpose wings. Phase 1 of the project has a planned opening for August 2016 which includes classrooms, offices, a cafeteria and a library/media center. Phase 2 will open in July 2017 and will consist of more classrooms and office space, as well as an auditorium and gymnasium.

For the library/media center renovation project, BCI Modern Library Furniture is supplying shelving. The products chosen are:

Double-Faced Opal Shelving and Single-Faced Opal Shelving/Wall Shelving

With over 35 color choices, Opal Shelving has its own uncommon engineered style and provides a stylish look to any library setting. (Pictured below is a stock photo)

BCI Dealer: Diversified Educational Systems – DES – http://www.des.com/

AIA Firm: Perkins Eastman – http://www.perkinseastman.com/

Opal Shelving

Opal Shelving by BCI

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture for your project, contact us today

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03 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

Installation Completed at Calgary Public Library by BCI

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Back on July 15th (http://bcilibraries.com/calgary-alberta-public-libraries-getting-renovation-with-bci-modern-library-furniture/) we posted some photos of the installation of the new BCI Modern Library Furniture at the Quarry Park Branch Library located in Calgary, Alberta Canada. The install has been completed and we are happy to share the stunning photos!

As a reminder, the products used included: Double Faced Opal Shelving, Single Faced Opal ShelvingPicture Book Browsers with Casters, Ordrup Magazine Display

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01 Aug 2016 no comments / READ MORE

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