Audio Slideshow: NY's Newest, Greenest Library

Audio Slideshow: NY's Newest, Greenest Library

Michael Lowe
Published: 04/07/2010

New York Public Library opened its 88th branch in Battery Park City on March 18th. Expected to achieve LEED Gold Certification, it is the first sustainable library in Manhattan. The 10,000 sq foot branch sports floor to ceiling windows and recycled materials almost everywhere, although not always obvious.