Fully tailored solutions for FF&E and store fixture logistics - transportation, supply chain management, & installation

Library & Academic Moving

Library, University, and Academic Moving Services
Secure single-source academic moving services for universities, libraries, and grade schools

Academic and Library

From local town libraries and elementary schools, to universities, technical libraries, and valuable book collections, you can rest easy knowing Sterling has an unmatched level of experience and skill working in these settings.

Academic Moving Services for vocation schools

Whether your project involves one classroom, a library, or an entire school, our professionals will ensure complete coordination and execution for an exceptional experience.

The breadth of Sterling’s installation capabilities are unparalleled in the industry. We handle every need including:

  • Classroom furniture
  • Science labs
  • Common areas and dining
  • General library and special collections
  • Dorm rooms
  • Large machine shop equipment
Storage and warehousing

Long and short-term storage

If your renovation project requires offsite storage, Sterling will safely pack, disassemble, and store everything for the duration of the project and have it all back where it needs to be, when it needs to be there.

Removal and installation of equipment

Planning work during vacation and off hours

Our planning experts make sure your projects are completed according to your schedule. If work must happen during school hours, you can feel secure knowing all Sterling workers have extensive background checks. The safety of students and staff is our top priority.

Our library relocation experience includes town, school, university, and private technical collections. We offer a broad array of specialized services that make us the go-to experts for any library project.

  • Full Packing Services
  • Collection Integration and Segregation
  • Collection Measuring and Mapping
  • Space Planning and Layout
  • Custom Built Library Carts

University Life Science and Lab Services

Successfully moving a lab requires the ability to safely transport biological materials and equipment. Sterling is one of the few service providers in the area with a custom trailer that can meet strict safety protocols. Our personnel have the vital training to securely move life science labs. Find out more about our lab moving services here.

Unique Needs

Vocational schools encompass a range of requirements not seen in any other academic setting; machine shops, automotive service centers, full-service bakeries and restaurants, even beauty salons! Sterling’s extensive experience has included these unique projects. We are well prepared to handle any special situations.

Settle-in Crews

After the main work is completed, there a number of small tasks that pop-up at the end of a project:

  • Hanging whiteboards, corkboards and artwork
  • Debris and crate removal
  • Address punch list items
  • Ensure all expectation are met!

Sterling supports you till the end to make sure you and your staff are ready to return to work and the students get back to learning in their new space.

Academic Needs in Professional Settings

Training rooms, technical libraries, and conference facilities require an expertise in room configuration, technology installation with a focus on the style of interaction required from the space. We work with you to create an innovative, collaborative layout with an eye on functionality.


A complete set of services and the knowledge to meet all of your project needs large or small

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