Designing Modern Library Spaces Tag

Modernize Your Library Spaces with BCI

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Great news!

BCI Modern Library Furniture is now available under the Southern Westchester BOCES (SW BOCES) purchasing contract through our dealer, HNE (Health & Educational Equipment Corp.). This award contract is in effect for the 2017-2018 term. Schools and municipalities residing in the Rockland and Westchester County areas are eligible to participate.

There’s no better time than now to take advantage of this buying power option. All of the work is essentially done on the pricing side. Bids have been received and negotiations have already taken place. Quality furnishings are hand picked for your school library project. No time is wasted going through the process of searching out products.

BCI Modern Library Furniture has many options to choose from. Their offerings range from shelving to seating to information desk systems. Below are some examples of the variety of choices – click on each product to download the brochure.COLLAGE

These are just a sampling of the products we offer. We have expert designers and installers to make your library project a dream come true. There is no limit to our color choices and finishes.

Tap into your creativity and contact us today — BCI Modern Library Furniture can transform your library into the 21st century offering stylish furnishings that are state-of-the-art.

 

 

18 Sep 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture…Your Number One Choice for Renovations🥇

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

A reminder to the Long Island School Districts in Eastern Suffolk County from our January 18, 2017 post.

BCI Modern Library FurnitureBCI Modern Library Furniture is available for purchase through the Eastern Suffolk BOCES purchasing contract through our dealer, HNE (Health & Educational Equipment Corp.)

Purchasing contracts are an excellent way for schools to save time and money, without compromising quality. BCI Modern Library Furniture has a multitude of options for your library renovation project. Here is a sample of our product line – click on each product to download the brochure.

Contact BCI Modern Library Furniture today to find out how you can get started on creating a 21st century library for your school.

12 Sep 2017 no comments / READ MORE

NY Elementary School Library Renovation with BCI Furnishings

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Wampus Elementary School, located in Armonk, NY is part of the Byram Hills Central School District, serving grades 3-5. A recent renovation project of the school library was completed with BCI Modern Library Furniture.

Working with our BCI dealer, HNE (Health & Educational Equipment Corp.), the following products were selected:

Inform Desk System, Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving, Labyrinth Book Tower, Comic and Bazaar Box

Below are some stock photos of the products used in the renovation:

INFORM Desk System

                              INFORM Desk System

Labyrinth Book Tower

Labyrinth Book Tower

Comic and Bazaar Box

Comic and Bazaar Box

All of the products were purchased through the Southern Westchester BOCES Purchasing Contract. Making use of these purchasing contracts saves time and money, while being able to buy products at a fair cost, without compromising quality.

BCI Modern Library Furniture has a wide variety of finishes and color combinations that personalize your library space.

Download our complete product brochure by clicking here

For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can offer design, furnishings and professional installation for your upcoming project, contact us today.

07 Aug 2017 no comments / READ MORE

Independent MA School Selects BCI Modern Library Furniture for Renovation

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Established in 1920, the Beaver Country Day School, located in Chestnut Hill, MA, is an independent college preparatory school housing students in grades 6-12. Currently, there are approximately 450 students enrolled at the school.

The school is undergoing a renovation project consisting of refurbishing the 15,711 square feet of the actual library and erecting a 22,500 square feet research and design center. Part of the new library will be collaboration, workshop and research spaces.

Our BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Red Thread, provided the Ratio Square Display Shelving with Casters for the new library. This product can be used to display or house books — making it a versatile option. The casters enable the shelving to be mobile. Color choices include a subtle grey to a bright orange.

Below are stock photos of the product used:

Ratio Square Display Shelving with Casters

Ratio Square Display Shelving with Casters

Read more by clicking here to be directed to the Beaver Country Day School website to read more about the project.

To download our Ratio Shelving brochure, click here

Click on the links below to view other projects completed by BCI Modern Library Furniture in Massachusetts

Boylston Public Library

Deerfield Academy Library

Contact us today — we have specialists standing by to answer all your questions for your project

31 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

Saline, MI Middle School Library Chooses BCI Modern Library Furniture

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Saline Middle School, located in Saline, MI serves students in grades 6 thru 8. Along with other renovations to the building, the library was also redesigned.

Working with our BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Great Lakes Furniture Supply, the INFORM Desk System was included in the project.

The information desk in many libraries is the first point of contact. Having an aesthetically pleasing information desk in a library entry sets the stage for the experience. Available in solid wood veneer, plastic laminate or steel, the INFORM Desk System also boasts a wide variety of color options.

Below are stocks photos of the INFORM Desk System in Green or Flame Red that can really make a statement:

INFORM Desk System

 

INFORM Desk System

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

24 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Designated for $25.9M School Project in VA

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Being built on a 10.8 acre lot in Harrisonburg, VA, The Bluestone Elementary School is scheduled for completion this summer. This $25.9M three-story, 112,000 square foot building will house grades K-5 and will lessen the overcrowding of middle schools by moving the 5th grade back to the elementary level.

The Harrisonburg City School District worked with our dealer, Diversified Educational Systems, Inc. (DES), to identify and select the most appropriate furnishings for the new library.

The products chosen were:

Labyrinth Book Tower, Picture Book Box, Ratio Square Display Shelving, Crossrunner Book Truck, Book Trolley Oland

Below are stock photo’s of some of the products:

 

Labyrinth Book Tower

Labyrinth Book Tower

 

Picture Book Box

Picture Book Box

                                              Book Trolley Oland

The selections of the book towers, book box, and shelving are a perfect fit for an elementary school library. The color choices give the library a whimsical look and feel. Casters on the bottom of the furniture make for easy changes in the set-up.

For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can complement your new or renovation project, please contact us today.

17 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

NJ Montessori School Library Chooses BCI Modern Library Furniture

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Established in 1977, The Village School, a Montessori School located in Waldwick, NJ is home to pre-school through middle school currently serving over 250 students. Montessori schools are built on the belief of providing students with the ability to be self-motivated and independent. With a wide variety of programs for each grade level, a new more modern library was needed.

BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Longo Associates, provided the following products for the library:

Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving, Ratio Wall Shelving System with Steel Shelves, INFORM Counter System-Information Desk, Simply Universal Tables, Pause Pouf, Pouf Pouf, Coral Pouf, Apollo Chair, Drum Pouf

Our collaborative lounge seating is just that….providing comfort and the ability to be arranged for working in a team environment.

Below are some stock photos of the products selected:

Ratio Wall Shelving Systems with Steel Shelves

Ratio Wall Shelving Systems with Steel Shelves

Coral Pouf

Coral Pouf

Simply Universal Table

Simply Universal Table

Apollo Chair

Apollo Chair

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, please contact us today. We have a wealth of experience in high quality design and furnishings for your library.

11 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Chosen for $5.6M Library Renovation in Nebraska

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

The Hastings Public Library located in Hastings, NE has been undergoing a $5.6M renovation project. The plans include gutting the existing 29,000 square foot library and adding an additional building with another 2,200 square feet. The completed project will be a 21st century building in compliance with safety regulations, energy efficiency and the latest in technology upgrades. The library will feature a 150 person community room, outdoor patio, areas for children and young adults and an open staircase.

The firm heading up the project is The Clark Enersen Partners. Below is the architectural rendering of the building:

Hastings Public Library

Photo courtesy The Clark Enersen Partners

The BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Midwest Storage Solutions provided Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving for the project.

Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving provides the utmost in versatility, without compromising style. There are many design options to choose from that compliment your library project. The casters allow for ease of mobility.

Below is a stock photo of the shelving system:

Click here to download the Ratio/INFORM Radius Shelving System brochure

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

05 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Part of an $8.5M Simpsonville, SC Project

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Back on August 10, 2016 ground was formally broken for the new Five Forks Branch Library, part of the Greenville County Public Library System, located in Simpsonville, SC. This $8.5M building will include collaborative meeting spaces for public use and group study, a quiet reading room, as well as a learning area for children. The building will be roughly 28,000 square feet and is planned to open in the fall of 2017.

Our dealer, PMC Commercial Interiors, is providing the following products:

Below are stock photos of the products being used in this project. The photos show the many different options available in the circulation/counter systems line of BCI Modern Library Furniture.

INFORM Counter System

INFORM Counter System

Concertina Circulation Desk System

Concertina Circulation Desk System

Concertina Circulation Desk System

Below is a sketch of the proposed library:

Five Forks Library Sketch

To view photos of the project, visit the Greenville County Library System’s website by clicking here

Click here to read about the project in the Greenville Journal

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

For a complete catalog of all our products, click here

 

30 Jun 2017 no comments / READ MORE

The Boylston Public Library Is Complete ☑️

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

As a follow-up to our April 27th and May 22nd posts on The Boylston Public Library project — we are thrilled to show the final installation pictures.

The products used for this renovation were:

 

The Simply Universal Reading Tables pictured above are an absolute must for any library setting. Grouped together or separate, they are simply universal!

Varying the color selections of the Ratio Library Shelving with Steel Shelves, Laminate Canopy Top & End Panels, give the children’s area a whimsical feel.

For more information on BCI Modern Library Furniture, contact us today by clicking here.

 

29 Jun 2017 no comments / READ MORE

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