Montgomery County Lakeforest Interim Library

Project Name & Location:

Design and Space Planning of the Montgomery County Interim Library at Lakeforest Mall, Gaithersburg, MD

Facility Type:


Project Owner:

Montgomery County.

Project Completion Date:

January 2011

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Project Description:

SNG Engineering, Inc. was engaged in the Interior Design and Space Planning of the Interim Library for the Montgomery County Gaithersburg Public Library Branch, while the main Library is undergoing renovation and expansion.

The Interim Library is located on the 2ndfloor at the Lakeforest Mall. The space is approximately 3,000 sq. ft. and designed to hold 25,000 volumes.A manager’s office and workstation is located in the back of the retail to space with a small break area for the employers..

The Library space has a children’s corner as well as adult’s corner located to the back for a quieter environment. New Fluorescent Strip Lights were added for adequate lighting above the library shelving in addition to the pendant and recessed lighting at the store front.