U of A – Research and Collections Resource Facility (RCRF)

Project / Building Description

Design Build high density storage facility that will house less frequently accessed library materials, research collections, and U of A archives. Books, micro film, maps, audio disks, manuscripts, archives, and other formats normally collected in archives and research libraries will be housed here. The storage component is approximately 3,437 sq ft. complete with 30 ft. shelving to house the existing 4.1 million items from various locations and the ability to expand and accept approximately 50,000 items per year for the next 20 years. Students, staff, and public will also be able to access and review materials on site.

Project Manager - DJ Coppens
Superintended - Pat Logan

General Contractor

Stuart Olson Construction Ltd.




North of 60 avenue on 115A street, Edmonton