Makerspaces in Libraries (Library Technology Essentials)
Released! 08/16/2015
Makerspaces in Libraries (Library Technology Essentials)
by Theresa Willingham
Paperback

Makerspaces, sometimes also referred to as hackerspaces, hackspaces, and fablabs are creative, DIY spaces where people can gather to create, invent, and learn. In libraries they often have 3D printers, software, electronics, craft and hardware supplies and tools, and more. Makerspaces are becoming increasingly popular in both public and academic libraries as a new way to engage patrons and add value to traditional library services. Discover how you can create a makerspace within y... read more