Gold & Silver & Green

About Green Stacks

A partnership of San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco Environment and Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, in conjunction with the Wallace Stegner Environmental Center. The Library strives to inspire and inform users about greener living, with enlightening public events, reading lists, sustainability resources, and real-world examples from our eco-friendly libraries.

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Ten of San Francisco’s new or renovated libraries have been designed to meet Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold or Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. LEED is an internationally recognized green building certification system.