Many things define an excellent school library. First off, it needs top-tier organisation, provided by a suitable shelving solution. There needs to be optimal space for every book, reference or resource in the library, as well as an intuitive way ...read more.
It's a common sight in school buildings: classrooms, cafeterias or outdoor play areas cluttered with students' backpacks or lunchboxes. Ideally, students will have lockers or cubbies where they can store their belongings during the day. Sometimes, though, ...read more.
Whether it's excess stock for a bookstore, a storage room for medical supplies or a storeroom for virtually any type of commercial business, QUANTUM Libraries can help. We design custom storeroom shelving for clients like you in Sydney, Brisbane, ...read more.
At QUANTUM Libraries, it has always been one of our top goals to provide school seating, shelving, tables and other furniture that is genuinely durable. We understand that schools need to preserve their budgets wherever possible, but that they also ...read more.
Your school building just underwent some fairly major renovations, and you are in the process of preparing the building and its various classrooms for a new school year. In addition to the renovation, you have some leftover money in the budget to purchase ...read more.
There is a lot that goes into making a library fully operational, something that you know only too well if you are in the process of looking for library equipment. Finding quality library counters or reception benches in Brisbane, among other items for ...read more.
QUANTUM Libraries has been in the business of outfitting libraries for over 30 years. Through this rich history, the company has learned the needs of the industry, and become a national leader in creating and building the products to make libraries efficient ...read more.
A library relocation can be an incredibly complex and challenging job. It presents many tough challenges, from the design and organisation of a new space to finding quality equipment to outfit that space. Working with a company that excels in ...read more.
If you are looking for custom library shelving anywhere in the country, QUANTUM Libraries should be your top choice. With over 30 years of experience, this privately owned library supply company is a leader in outfitting libraries and can build ...read more.
Complex library facilities demand many different types of solutions. There are many things that you should consider when you are seeking storage for books, DVDs, and other types of materials, whether that is for a traditional library environment or a ...read more.
Certain spaces can present certain challenges, and finding the right shelving solutions can be difficult. Finding unique space is especially true when you want to create special spaces such as reading areas in your library. You want to have the ...read more.
QUANTUM Libraries is the premier source for all your library technology needs. Our QUANTUM Technology innovations in RFID systems can provide equipment for security gates, self-checkout and self-return systems, automated electronic returns bins, and ...read more.
If you’re considering a Library RFID system for your Sydney school, business, or library, QUANTUM Libraries has a solution to fit your needs. With over 30 years of experience in the library field, we can help you embrace the future of library ...read more.
Feeling overwhelmed by the prospect of upgrading from barcodes to a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) system? QUANTUM Libraries has the knowledge and skills you need to develop the perfect Library RFID system in your Newcastle location. With well over ...read more.
Curious about a Library RFID System in the Sunshine Coast area? Not sure if it’s right for your library, school, or corporation? QUANTUM Libraries, Australia’s premier library solutions company, can answer all your RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) ...read more.
The Tesol Library of the University of Queensland needed a transformation. The existing collection area of the library made it challenging and cumbersome to handle book loans and returns. Frustrated, the University of Queensland turned to QUANTUM ...read more.
Some years ago, the Kingaroy Library needed to relocate its entire facility to a new location. To make the process easier, the library contacted QUANTUM Libraries to help out with the design of the new library. We helped choose new shelving, chairs and ...read more.
The Ascot State School was slated to be one of "Tomorrow's Schools" in Australia, but finding a proper design for a modern school aesthetic proved to be difficult. The idea was to bring bright and vivid colours to the library, but standard library ...read more.
The relocation of the Griffith was one of the largest relocation projects that QUANTUM Libraries has undertaken in its three decades of operation. The Griffith Library needed to relocate five collections, spanning over 20,300 shelves. Despite the ...read more.
Bella called in sick, again. It's her rotation to cover the main circulation desk. Ever since the car accident that left her wheelchair bound, she has had a difficult time working the desks. There isn't enough room behind your C-shaped circulation desk ...read more.
The new building is finally finished. Excitement has spread throughout the staff, board members and patrons. You have already gone through your inventory of fixtures and furniture and decided what you will keep and what will be donated. Ten minutes ...read more.
The new budget is in, and it doesn't look good. Your already small library staff will need to shed another employee per shift. That brings you down to two staff members at any given time. You are now tasked with how to serve your members while ...read more.
It's five minutes before closing, and a young college student comes rushing in desperate for help. You are busy across the floor from the circulation desk restacking books for the next day. The student finds you and asks you where she can find a ...read more.
It’s finally happening! After years of fundraising, grant writing, and community donations, your library has been green lit to move into a bigger, state-of-the-art facility of your dreams. Now what? You focused all your energy on financing, but not ...read more.
Upgrades to technology happen in the blink of an eye. The hardware you bought last month is already on its way to obsolescence. One area that hasn’t seen much updating is libraries. QUANTUM Libraries wants to change that by bringing OPAC stations to ...read more.
While computers get smaller, the demand for exhaustive library collections rise. Unlike the number of books available in print, your library's building is not growing. QUANTUM Libraries, formerly QLS, helps maximise your layout by bringing customizations ...read more.
Libraries have become a social hub. Already associated with education, libraries are used for study groups and research. Additionally, community events such as children’s story time, thematic book clubs, and craft groups have made the local ...read more.
Take advantage of all the available space in your library with curved shelving. Curved shelving allows you to step outside the box of the traditional square boxed layout of most libraries. You can use library furniture to design unique spaces in ...read more.
Your library's needs are constantly changing. The demographics of your audience shifts over the years and throughout the year. During the school year, you may serve teenagers much more. During the summer, you may see a rise in young children and ...read more.
The design of your library is important. Visitors may take one look inside and make a quick judgment about whether to enter. A library with a good layout is much more inviting than a cramped library. Using the layout of library furniture, you can make ...read more.
Each library is unique. The amount of space available, the types of people who use the library, the personality of the place, there are so many factors about each location that affect the layout of the library. You need a specially designed solution ...read more.