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Our LEED Buildings

Southampton Library

Stony Brook Southampton is home to the first LEED-certified library on Long Island and one of just a handful in the nation. The 30,000-square-foot Southampton Library building achieves LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification through the implementation of green materials, systems and operational designs.

Building Attributes:

Building Address: 239 Montauk Highway
Stony Brook Southampton
Southampton, NY 11968-4100
Campus Southampton
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LEED Rating: Gold
Certification Date: Awarded November 2010
In Service Date: Fall 2012
Building Features:

At least 35% of the electricity used comes from renewable sources rather than fossil fuels.

The Library has stormwater collection for non-potable use; skylights to maximize natural lighting and other energy-efficient lighting systems; materials selected for both durability as well as sustainability and limited environmental impact; and furnishings that meet Forest Stewardship Council and Greenguard certification.

Leeds Facts For New Construction: Stony Brook Southampton Campus Library
Sustainable Sites: 9/14
Water Efficiency: 5/5
Energy & Atmosphere: 12/17
Materials & Resources: 1/13
Indoor Environmental Quality: 10/15
Innovation: 3/5
Total Points: 40

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