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Library Planning Associates, Inc. helps libraries and library systems sharpen their vision of the future in order to focus their efforts and resources more effectively. Established in 1984, LPA has worked with all types and sizes of libraries--more than 175 projects in 26 states and abroad. Past studies and projects have included:
  • long-range strategic plans for individual libraries
  • regional library development plans
  • regional funding plans
  • space needs assessments
  • building expansion feasibility studies
  • preparation of detailed building program statements
  • coordination of and support for architect selection
  • site selection assistance
  • review of architectural concepts and plans