The Green Library Planner is designed for library building design teams who are not actively engaged in architecture or engineering, but need an introduction to green building. With this book, the librarian and related staff will be able to design and operate the library in the best and most efficient way possible.
Mary M. Carr is Executive Director, Community College of Spokane Library Services. She has been a librarian for 39 years and a Sustainable Building Advisor since 2008. She is a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)-accredited professional and has taught green sustainable building. She presented on this topic at ALA’s 2012 Annual Conference in Anaheim.