North Adams Public Library
North Adams, MA


The first LEED Certified public library in New England, this addition and renovation of a historic mansion listed on State and National Register of Historic Places, includes a geothermal heating and cooling system, photovoltaic panels and non-toxic products as well as other “green” features. 


Addition / Renovation
14,500 SF Addition
13,000 SF Renovation
$5.2 million Project Cost


Principal in Charge:

Kenneth C. Best, AIA, ALA

To learn more about this project, services provided, and our Library practice, please email us:

Massachusetts Studio
235 Bear Hill Road, Fourth Floor
Waltham, MA 02451
T. 617.964.1700
F. 617.964.1701

Connecticut Studio
225 Oakland Road, Studio 205
South Windsor, CT 06074
T. 860.644.8300
F. 860.644.8301


Portfolio - DRA Architects