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Chabot College Library and Learning Center

Construction is in full swing on the Chabot College project in Hayward, Calif. The new four-story library and learning center will replace the old facility. The new center will feature plastic laminate casework and library stacks. White maple highlights the project. General Contractor – Rudolph & Sletten Architect – Group 4 Architecture

Branciforte Library

Branciforte Library in Santa Cruz, Calif. has received facelift. This tenant improvement of the exisiting library includes new finishes and library shelving. One highlight of the project is the circulation desk in the main lobby. The desk features clear heart redwood slats with a white cliff Cambria waterfall subtop. General Contractor – JPB Designs Architect

CSU Monterey Bay Library

The reception desks in this library are made of exposed Baltic plywood with mitered corners and red 3form. The hardware on the reception desks is ergonomically correct, allowing for workers to either stand or sit. The three-story atrium features a modern design with elliptical casework. General Contractor – S.J. Amoroso Construction Company Architect – EHDD

Seven Trees Community Center and Library

This library and community center is full of natural light and different wood applications. The bright colors and uniquely angled book racks and cubbies make for a friendly environment. The community center won a design award from the Santa Clara Valley Chapter of the American Institute of Architects. “This is a public building with great