The ABSIC Building

By the Numbers

  • Footprint: 42,000 square feet
  • 56 public computers
  • Over 365,000 online books
  • Over 55,000 online journals
  • $2,000,000 full mission bridge simulator

How green is it?

  • Visit our building dashboard to see the live performance of our building.
  • The ABSIC is heated and cooled by a 48-well geothermal system.
  • The frame is 100% recycled steel.
  • The concrete construction is made of 20% recycled material.
  • The insulation is made of 40% recycled material.
  • We have Ample natural lighting via extensive use of windows and skylights, reducing our need for artificial lighting.
  • LEED Platinum rating based on the following: sustainable site, water efficiency, energy and atmosphere, materials and resources, indoor environmental quality, and innovation and design.

Library resources available to you:

Color Icon Resource
Library & Help Desk Staff
Books, Journals & Newspapers
Quiet Study Room


1st Floor

First floor ABSIC

2nd Floor

2nd floor ABSIC

3rd Floor

3rd floor ABSIC