Library Management Consulting

Our Practice

Library Management Consulting (LMC) is now Attain, rounding out our Grants Management and F&A Reimbursement and Compliance service offerings. With over 30 years of experience, our Library Management Consulting experts assist colleges and universities with the optimization of overhead cost recovery related to library expenses that support sponsored grants and contracts. Our work provides higher education institutions with the data necessary to negotiate the library component of their indirect cost rate in accordance with federal requirements. We also provide financial, program, and organizational reviews of research libraries.


  • Library Cost Studies
  • Strategic Planning
  • Change Management
  • Library Program Reviews
  • Work Redesign
  • Library Assessment
  • Digital Asset Management
  • Coaching and Training
  • Organizational Development
  • International Libraries


Attain (LMC) Clients and Collaborations

  • Arizona State University
  • Central Connecticut State University
  • Clemson University
  • Denison University
  • Drexel University
  • Florida State University
  • Hamline University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Louisiana State University
  • Mercy College
  • Merrimack College
  • Morgan State University
  • New York University, School of Medicine
  • Ohio University
  • Oklahoma State University
  • Oregon State University
  • Philips (Andover) Academy
  • Simmons College
  • Stony Brook University
  • Temple University
  • University of Arizona
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Davis
  • University of California, Irvine
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of California, San Diego
  • University of California, San Francisco
  • University of California, Santa Cruz
  • University of Colorado at Boulder
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
  • University of Connecticut
  • University of Connecticut Health Center
  • University of Dayton
  • University of Delaware
  • University of Nebraska – Lincoln
  • University of New Hampshire
  • University of New Haven
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Rhode Island
  • University of Southern Maine
  • University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
  • University of Utah
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Virginia
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Washington University in St. Louis

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