A magnificent building that offers indoor as well as outdoor public spaces

A magnificent building that offers indoor as well as outdoor public spaces

Greenest library in Canada

Winner of multiple design awards, Montreal’s Bibliothèque du Boisé Library is a shining example of the 21st century library. Seamless integration with natural, urban and social environments has helped establish the facility as the borough’s cultural, technological and social hub. A record number of users have visited the library, four times more than initially estimated.

Awards and mentions

2017
Conseil régional de l'environnement de Montréal
Green parking certification
2017
Green Building Award
RAIC Awards of Excellence
2017
Awards of Excellence: Green Building
Royal Architectural Institute of Canada
2016
LEED Platine
Corportate Knight Magazine
2016
Platinum in Institutional Architecture
The American Architecture Prize
2016
Bronze Winner in Cultural Architecture
The American Architecture Prize
2016
Finalist for WAN Civic Building Awards
WAN Awards
2016
Honorable Mention
Asia Pacific Interior Design Awards for Elite
2015
Winner in Institutional
Canadian Interiors’ Best of Canada
2015
Canada Green Building Council
LEED LEED-NC 1.0 Platinum Certification
2015
Finalist
FX International Interior Design Awards
2015
Finalist, Institutional Building
OAQ Award of Excellence
2015
Winner in Library
Grands Prix du Design
2015
Grand Prix in Architecture
OAQ Award of Excellence
2014
Award for Project Excellence
Project Management Institute (PMI)
2014
Winner
Canadian Green Building Award
2014
Finalist in People’s Choice Award
Cecobois Award of Excellence
2014
Winner in Green Building
International VMZinc Award
2013
Project of the Year
Gala élixir du PMI-Montréal
2013
Winner in Green Building Project
Awards of Excellence in Steel Construction (CISC)
2013
Jury's Choice
Awards of Excellence in Steel Construction (CISC)
2013
Winner in Commercial - Institutional Project
Awards of Excellence in Steel Construction (CISC)
2010
Excellence Award
Canadian Architect Award