Salt Lake City Marmalade Library

Salt Lake City Marmalade Library

Salt Lake City, Utah
Services rendered
Collaborators
Blalock and Partners
Completed
2016
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Awards

2016 UC&D Utah Most Outstanding Sustainable Green Project

2016 ENR Mountain States Region Best Small Project

2016 AIA Utah Honor Award

2017 AIA Utah Urban Design Award

2016 UC&D Utah Most Outstanding Small Public Project

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This branch of the Salt Lake City Library system serves as a neighborhood anchor and civic center. The first floor contains staff and building support areas, a children’s collection, teen/young adult spaces, and the Moka Cafe. A creative lab offers patrons access to the latest technologies like 3D printing. The second floor of the Marmalade branch hosts the library’s general fiction and non-fiction collections as well as a large, multi-purpose community space. Conference and study rooms are incorporated at this level along with a wrap-around terrace for outdoor seating and reading. The low-maintenance building materials used in this structure relate in color, texture, and materials to the charm and history of the surrounding Marmalade neighborhood. Exterior cladding includes zinc panels, ultra-high performance concrete cladding, weathered steel panels, and a terra cotta baguette sunscreen system. Certified LEED Silver, the library includes green elements like a compact footprint to reduce land use and a high-performance building envelope.

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