Modern Library Design Service for Massachusetts Schools Tag

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.

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Boylston Public Library

Deerfield Academy Library

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31 Jul 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Part of a ‘Centennial Plan’ in Concord, MA

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Established in 1922 and set on 39 acres, the Concord Academy, located in Concord, MA, is a private, co-ed boarding and day school. The school of about 400 students serves grades 9 through 12. Not only are the students from adjacent towns, but they come from all over the world. The philosophy of the school is to create an environment for students to learn about the arts, sciences and humanities. Students are encouraged to practice hands-on learning and experimentation.

As part of the ‘Centennial Plan’ slated for 2022, the school is undergoing renovations. Included in the project, is a library renovation. BCI Modern Library Furniture dealer, Creative Office Pavilion, provided Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving for the renovation.

This mobile shelving system is available in wood veneer, plastic laminate or steel. Colors range from Grey Metallic to a Flame Red. The casters allow for the shelving units to be rearranged easily.

Below is a stock photo of the Ratio INFORM Radius Mobile Shelving.

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For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can enhance your renovation project, contact us today

 

12 Jun 2017 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Installation Complete at University of Massachusetts Lowell Campus

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

Back on July 10th, we posted news of the selection of BCI’s 60/30 Steel Radius Shelving System by the UMASS Lowell Campus.  We now have the actual photo’s to prove it! UMASS purchased the 60/30 Steel Radius Shelving System as a test concept for future investment purposes.  Pictured below is the 60/30 Steel Radius Shelving System with London End Panels and Canopy Tops (Steel Finish White #222) fully installed.

UMASS

 

Project:  University of Massachusetts – Lowell

Location:  Lowell, MA

Products:  60/30 Steel Radius Shelving with Steel Canopy Tops and London End Panels

For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can facilitate the building or renovation of your university library, contact us today

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15 Dec 2015 no comments / READ MORE

BCI Modern Library Furniture Coming Soon to the Deerfield Academy

Posted by Tracy Lenok in News

60/30 Steel Radius Shelving Currently Being Installed

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The Deerfield Academy, located in Deerfield, MA is an independent co-ed boarding and day school.  Founded in 1797, the Deerfield Academy serves as a secondary school. The Boyden Library has been undergoing an estimated $11.5 million renovation project which is scheduled to be completed by the end of December 2015.  The library will feature newly configured spaces with advanced technology areas, group study rooms, student carrels and much needed classrooms.  This construction project will bring the library into the 21st century serving the students and staff as a crucial center for research and study.  The 60/30 Steel Radius Shelving with London End Panels and Canopy Tops will meet the needs of the new library with its flexibility and durability.

Project:  Deerfield Academy

Location:  Deerfield, MA

BCI Products:  60/30 Steel Radius Shelving with London End Panels and Canopy Tops

BCI Dealer:  Donnegan Systems, Inc.

Architectural Firm:  ARC – Architectural Resources Cambridge

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27 Oct 2015 no comments / READ MORE

BCI’s 60/30 Steel Radius Shelving at the University of Massachusetts

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The Lowell Campus of UMass Chooses BCI

60/30 Steel Radius Shelving60/30 Radius Shelving

The Lowell Campus of the University of Massachusetts was founded in 1894, and was known as the Lowell Normal School, a teaching college.  It was also home to the Lowell Textile School which was founded in 1895 designed to train technicians and managers in the textile industry.   In 1975 these two schools – Lowell State and Lowell Tech, combined and became the University of Lowell.  In 1991, the Lowell campus became a part of the University of Massachusetts system.   Today, the campus is considered a national research university.  The university provides over 17,000 students bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in seven colleges.  A recent renovation at the O’Leary Library included BCI’s 60/30 Steel Radius Shelving with Steel Canopy Tops and London End Panels.

Project:  University of Massachusetts – Lowell

Location:  Lowell, MA

Products:  60/30 Steel Radius Shelving with Steel Canopy Tops and London End Panels

For more information on how BCI Modern Library Furniture can facilitate the building or renovation of your library, contact us today

To download our catalog, click here

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10 Jul 2015 no comments / READ MORE

Modern Library Design Presentation Available For Download

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BCI is seen as an expert in modern library design. The above presentation was given at The International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions show with both architects and library directors in attendance.

BCI Eurobib encourages architecture firms, interior designers, public library directors and university library deans to email (info@bcieurobib.com) their floor plans for a free evaluation and library planning suggestions. Our consultants will provide their expertise to advise on library furniture interiors, space planning ideas, and adherence to shelving & equipment budgets.

I want to thank the Lammhults Marketing Department for providing the presentation for this blog post.

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