Case Studies

Aurora Public Library

Aurora Storage Products completed a large-scale storage project at the Santori Aurora Public Library in Aurora, Illinois. The new public library more than doubled in size from the old land locked library. It incorporates a digital media center with state-of-the-art information technology, a Family Computer Lab, 3-D Printer, Laptop Bar and Genealogy Research Center. Read more

Northwestern University

Northwestern University’s Library was faced with a serious book storage problem. They needed to expand capacity, but could not do so at the main library. They selected a site for book storage that was a former parking garage, 232’ long and 70’ wide, loaded with support columns. Read more

Aurora West High School

Aurora, Illinois, is home to both Aurora West High School and Aurora, the premiere manufacturer of storage and filing equipment. Aurora West High School contacted Aurora Storage Products for help with outfitting a new school library, part of theirlarge building expansion. Read more

Philadelphia Foundation Chooses Wood-Tek

Embarking on a renovation and expansion, the Chemical Heritage Foundation required the housing of a variety of unique books and artifacts in an environmentally friendly manner. Additionally, they wished to replace sagging and worn wooden shelving with a sturdy and aesthetically beautiful storage system. Read more

Chicago Public Library

Located in the heart of the Windy City, the Harold Washington Library Centerof the Chicago Public Library is one of the largest public libraries in the world. Designed by Hammond, Beeby & Babka, the HWLC contains 756,000 square feet of space for 2,337 readers, multipurpose meeting rooms, an auditorium, classrooms, and video theater. Read more