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Librarian Experience

Aaron Cohen Associates LTD (ACA) is a library-planning and consulting firm that has been in business for over 48 years. In that time, we have completed over 1000 library master, new libraries, renovations, digital libraries and staff planning studies.


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Our research shows that libraries who engage with a library consultant have longer-lasting satisfaction with their design. We offer new approaches to service delivery; our library service programming enhances and complements the architectural work. ACA can develop broader staff competencies, developing the digital vision and service strategy for the library staff.


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Aaron Cohen Associates, LTD is well-known in the library field for our unique space- planning and user studies, including our Visual Scan architectural method. We look at how students do academic work, and how patrons find information and make use of the physical and technological resources within a library; we create a customized approach to each project.


Research Library Project - Academic Library Project - Public Library Project - Learning Space Projects - Library Planning Healthcare


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Our firm takes a multi-disciplinary approach to library service, staff and space planning. Our combined expertise encompasses the fields of library information systems, architecture, and design.


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The end result: user needs are better met, through service innovations, collections and physical space. We are a dynamic organization with over 48 years experience planning libraries in the USA, UK, Middle East and beyond.


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