Resources

Resource Type
Certification Presentations

Comsewogue Public Library Presentation


Comsewogue Public Library integrated the expansion of community partnerships into the long-range plan of service, hosted a repair café, and offered innovative programs to their community. View their SLCP Final Presentation to learn more.

 

Certification Presentations

South Huntington Public Library Certification Presentation


Learn more about the work SHPL accomplished as their organization moved toward reducing waste and energy use, built strong connections with their community, and prepared for emergencies.

Articles

Sustainability Articles and Books


Learn more about sustainability in libraries with this comprehensive list of articles and books.

Member Support

Library Waste Audit


Information and a short video highlighting Harborfields Public Library's waste audit

Webinars & Trainings

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in a Sustainable Library Webinar


Full recording of our webinar available on demand.

Webinars & Trainings

Introduction the the SLCP


SLI Sustainability Coordinator, Annemarie Gordon, walks through the process and the Certification Categories of the Sustainable Libraries Certification program.

Webinars & Trainings

Libraries and Sustainability Seminar


In case you missed it live, recordings of the 2021 Libraries by Design Libraries and Sustainability Seminar organized by State Library Victoria and Public Libraries Victoria are now available.

 

Certification Presentations

Longwood Public Library Certification Presentation


Longwood Public Library's presentation showcases their LEED Certified building and strong relationship to their their community.

Certification Presentations

Patchogue-Medford Library Certification Presentation


As part of their certification process, the Patchogue-Medford Library adopted a clear and detailed Sustainability Policy, created a staff Sustainability web portal with information and resources for staff and installed energy saving water heaters, light bulbs, and HVAC units. They developed recycling protocols to reduce waste and offered programming to the community that focused on sustainability.