Castro Valley Library

  • project: Castro Valley Library
  • status: Built
  • location: Castro Valley, CA
  • size: 34,000 sf
  • award: LEED Gold Rating
  • role: Designer
  • firm: Noll and Tam Architects

The Castro Valley Library is a state of the art facility that fulfills the many needs of the community and achieves high standards of sustainability. The main reading areas are filled with natural light through the expansive windows creating a wonderful space for reading, research and relaxing. The flexible design includes reading/study areas for children, teens and seniors and a multipurpose education room that can be separated into 2 smaller rooms. Amenities include a community meeting room, a Friends of the Library bookstore and café, giving a diverse community a place to gather.