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The Makerspace Librarian's Sourcebook-Paperback-ALA Editions-The Library Marketplace

The Makerspace Librarian's Sourcebook

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edited by Ellyssa Kroski ISBN-13: 9780838915042 400 pages • 6 x 9 Year Published: 2017 Library makerspaces continue to thrive, drawing new patrons in and engaging them as never before. This hands-on sourcebook edited by technology expert Kroski includes everything libraries need to know about the major topics, tools, and technologies relevant to...


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Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects, A LITA Guide-Paperback-ALA TechSource-The Library Marketplace

Makerspaces: Top Trailblazing Projects, A LITA Guide

$70.00

Caitlin A. Bagley ISBN-13: 9781555709907 128 pages • 6 x 9 Year Published: 2014 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. Developing a community aroun...


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