In Partnership with

Fort Vancouver Regional Library District

Sponsored by

Architectural NexusJust as a good book opens up new worlds to the reader, Arch Nexus opens new and exciting opportunities for libraries. This experience will engage you and bring your vision to life. You and your community will be engulfed in a process of exploration and discovery. At Arch Nexus, library design is an area of expertise, focus, and passion. We seek out opportunities everywhere that coincide with our values of community.
Group 4 ArchitectureGroup 4 Architecture Research + Planning is a full-service architecture firm composed of inspired and talented individuals dedicated to creating vibrant spaces that cultivate dynamic communities. Our highly participatory process and integrated team approach create award-winning projects that are a collective expression of the values of our clients and the communities they serve.
Hennebery Eddy ArchitectsHennebery Eddy Architects is a firm driven by the values of the Pacific Northwest: simplicity, efficiency and beauty. We have worked with communities throughout the Northwest on library programming, planning and design projects. Our clear understanding of the evolving day-to-day and long-term requirements of a library – combined with our creative, responsive and adaptable design solutions – has enabled us to help our clients design, renovate and maintain libraries that remain valued and relevant community resources.
Humphries Poli ArchitectsHumphries Poli Architects (HPA) was founded in 1994 with a commitment to leadership in architectural design excellence. Expertise in architecture, urban design, interiors, and preservation complements a well-rounded project approach and results in fresh and thoughtful solutions. HPA has been responsible for over 80 library commissions. Our library experience includes designs for renovation, expansion and remodels as well as additions, new construction and adaptive reuse projects all across the Mountain West.
Liollio ArchitectureCelebrating over 60 years of design influence, Liollio Architecture was honored by American Institute of Architects South Carolina with the 2016 Firm Award. Liollio is a ISO 9001:2008 certified firm offering architecture, interior design, programming, historic preservation and master planning services. We believe a community based design approach contributes to quality environments, and that we exist because of the greater community and share in its future and quality of life. Visit for more info.
The Miller Hull PartnershipFounded in 1977 by partners with a defining background in the Peace Corps, The Miller Hull Partnership is strongly influenced by site and environmental conditions. By continually exploring the boundaries of current thought to leverage the latest in technology, materials and cultural context, the firm is widely recognized for innovative, timeless designs that contribute to our body of social and civic infrastructure. Miller Hull has received over 300 regional and national awards for design excellence.
Noll & Tam ArchitectsSince 1992, Noll & Tam Architects has designed award-winning civic buildings that create welcoming environments for the public. Noll & Tam is recognized for its specialization in libraries and has programmed and designed more than 30 public libraries in California, including the new Los Gatos Library, LEED Gold and winner of an AIA California Council Merit Award for Sustainability, and the new Hayward Library and Community Learning Center, targeting Net Zero Energy (opening 2018).

Product Sponsors

TechLogicSince our founding in 1997, Tech Logic has focused exclusively on workflow improving solutions for libraries—100% designed by librarian feedback over those twenty years. Library patrons love the simplicity and convenience of our patented self-checkout and “hands-free” book drop and sorting systems, while sorters, RFID tools and shelf management wands streamline materials handling for library staff. A family-owned, Minnesota-based company, Tech Logic designs, manufactures, installs, maintains, and supports all of its library solutions.