Library Building Consultants

This list was compiled to be useful to librarians planning construction projects. The list is not an endorsement or recommendation for any of the names listed below. All consultants listed have provided the State Library with a list of significant projects that librarians can contact for information or references. The projects listed are building programs and/or construction projects, except where noted otherwise. To be included on the list, please contact Laretha Head, at 609-278-2640 ext. 127.

Aaron Cohen & Associates, LTD
159 Teatown Rd.
Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
Fax: 914-271-2434

Globus Design Associates
91 E. Front Street
Red Bank, NJ 07701
Fax: Fax 732.219.1990
Interior design: Ocean County, Berkeley Heights, Westfield, Newark, Memorial
Schools, Brearly Academy, N.Y. (moving and space planning)

Irene Goldberg
15 Henry Street
East Brunswick, N.J. 08816
South River, Ocean County with Ocean County management staff, Monroe Township

Leslie Burger
Alan Burger
Library Development Solutions
PO Box 2452
Princeton, NJ 08543
Space Planning, space analysis or building program:   Albert Wisner Public Library, Warwick, NY, Westport Public Library, CT, Wilton Library, CT, West Milford Public Library, NJ, Greenwich Public Library, Byram Shubert Branch, CT, Monroe Public Library, CT, Darien Library, CT, Paterson Free Public Library, NJ, Denville Public Library, NJ, Moorestown Library, NJ, Ocean City Public Library, NJ, Millville Public Library, NJ, Ramsey Public Library, NJ, Radnor Memorial Library, PA, Horsham Public Library, PA, Somerset County Library System, NJ, Bridgeport Public Library, CT, Rangeview Library District ,CO

Laura J. Isenstein
Library Planners Consultants
1530 East Elm Street
Cottonwood, AZ 86326
Fax: 928-649-3325
Atlantic City Public Library, East Brunswick, Newark, West Orange, Somerset County, Yonkers, NY (Central Library)

Dennis Kowal Architects
52 West Main Street
Somerville, NJ 08876
Fax: 908-218-7979
The Handley Regional Library, VA; The New York Public Library, NYC; Livingston Public library, Glen Rock Public Library, Plainfield Public Library, Wood-Ridge Library, Brick Township Library, Mount Olive Public Library

Bob Smith
Robert Smith & Associates
140 W. Lafayette #10
Medina, OH 44256
Space Planning: Kirkwood Public Library, Kirkwood, MO; West Caldwell; Cape Girardeau Public Library, MO; Mentor Public Library, Medina County District Library, Milan Public library, Parma Regional Library, Ashtabula County District Library, OH

Bridget Soyka-Smith
Soyka-Smith Design Studios

National & NJ Certified WBE
52 Watchung Avenue
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043
973-783-7032 fax # 973-783-1992 cell: 862-668-3992
Interior design: Montclair Public Library, Montville Public Library, Morris County Library, Randolph Public Library, Bloomingdale Public Library, Robbinsville H.S., Mountain Lakes H.S., Florence H.S, Montclair H.S., Glen Rock Jr/H.S., NJ, Prospect Public Library, CT

WG Project Management
51 Newark Street Suite 500
Hoboken NJ 07030
201-420-1109 fax
Project management: Parsippany Library, The Delbarton School, Morristown, College of St. Elizabeth, Morristown, School of Visual Arts, New York

Ruotolo Associates Inc.
29 Broadway, Suite 210
Cresskill, NJ 07626
fax# 201-568-8783
PR and fundraising: Newark Public Library; The Library of the Mendhams; Harvard Public Library, Harvard, MA; Nyack Public Library, Nyack, NY; E.C. Scranton Memorial Library, Madison, CT