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Green IS Great: Planning and Developing an Environmentally Friendly Building

Presented by Thomas P. Wilsted


Are you planning a new or remodeled archival facility? Would you like more information about standards for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification established by the Green Building Council? This CD gives you the facts that might encourage your administration to seek LEED certification! It addresses the standards that designers must apply to a new or remodeled facility and how the LEED Guidelines can assist and reinforce this process.

Information addressed includes:

  • What are the current guidelines for archival facilities?
  • What is LEED Certification?
  • How do Leed Standards and Archival Facility Guidelines intersect?
  • Site selection.
  • Water use.
  • Energy efficiency.
  • Building materials.
  • Indoor environmental quality.
  • Building design.
  • The pros and cons of making a decision about seeking certification for a new or existing building.
  • Steps you can take now even if you aren't creating a new building or carrying out a renovation.
  • Anyone who is currently planning or considering a new or remodeled archival facility will benefit from this CD, which includes the complete audio files and PowerPoint slides (PDF) of the entire web seminar.

    Get this CD and invite your colleagues, staff, or students to join you to learn together over lunch or breakfast and in the convenience of your conference room, office, or classroom!

    Green IS Great: Planning and Developing an Environmentally Friendly Building is a recording of a 90-minute web seminar presentation in May 2009, sponsored by the Society of American Archivists. The presenter, Thomas P. Wilsted, is the author of Planning New and Remodeled Archival Facilities (SAA, 2007) and co-author with Michele F. Pacifico of Archival and Special Collections Facilities: Guidelines for Archivists, Librarians, Architects, and Engineers (SAA, 2009).


    Society of American Archivists (2009)
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    Product Code: CD-0612
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