Special Collections Improve Safety and Increase Capacity with Shelving Revamp

Georgia State University (GSU)’s Library holds eight different Special Collections. Yet its storage system for three of those collections was at full capacity. The shelves were stuffed with heavy materials that they were not originally intended to hold. While the collections had grown, the storage system had stayed the same. It was time for a change.

Determined to improve safety and increase capacity while staying within the same footprint, Zamon, Head of Special Collections & Archives, asked Patterson Pope’s storage experts to suggest a fresh solution. Download the case study to learn how Georgia State Archives Library achieved storage success!