Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects: A LITA Guide Caitlin A. Bagley

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Published: February 14th 2014

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156 pages


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Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects: A LITA Guide  by  Caitlin A. Bagley

Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects: A LITA Guide by Caitlin A. Bagley
February 14th 2014 | Kindle Edition | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 156 pages | ISBN: | 6.53 Mb

Spaces that have been designed to allow users to create, build, and learn new projects and technologies, makerspaces employ a variety of tools such as 3-D printers, AutoCAD design software, and even open-source hardware like Arduino Kits. DevelopingMoreSpaces that have been designed to allow users to create, build, and learn new projects and technologies, makerspaces employ a variety of tools such as 3-D printers, AutoCAD design software, and even open-source hardware like Arduino Kits. Developing a community around shared use of space and equipment, a tenet of the makerspace movement, fits squarely into libraries mission.

Bagley examines nine makerspaces in public, academic, and school libraries, describing their design and technical decisions in depth and showing how each is doing something unique and different, under a wide range of budgets and project offerings. Enabling readers to quickly gather information about these trailblazing projects, Bagley s guideDefines the makerspace, and describes why it fits perfectly into the librarys role as community centerAnswers common questions about implementing a makerspace project, detailing how libraries are addressing issues such as registration, usage policy, noise, software programs in digital workspaces, adapting spaces, funding, and promotionIllustrates approaches libraries are taking to staffing makerspaces, from Anchorage Public Library s Maker in Residence and Mesa Public Librarys THINKspot coordinator, to the library school students involved with University of Michigan and University of Illinois makerspace projectsCovers the demographics of makerspace users, from children and teens to hobbyists and job seekers, offering guidance for targeting, marketing, and programmingA sourcebook of ideas that readers can apply at their own institutions, this resource also demonstrates how makerspaces can be gathering places for people to learn how to create and build together as a community.



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