Academic makerspaces

Groves, Antony (2017) Academic makerspaces. In: Anglia Ruskin Library Staff Conference, 28 June 2017, Anglia Ruskin University, Peterborough Campus.

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Abstract

Makerspaces allow people to create and learn in a supportive environment and are growing in popularity. Hear how university libraries across the UK are creating different types of makerspace to support the hands-on learning of their wider academic communities. In particular learn how the University of Sussex Library addressed increasing pressure on space, resources and expenditure by successfully running two temporary ‘pop-up’ makerspaces. The session will finish with a quick hands-on maker project for attendees to undertake.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Other)
Schools and Departments: Professional Services > Library
Subjects: Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z0665 Library Science. Information Science
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z0719 Libraries (General)
Depositing User: Antony Groves
Date Deposited: 02 Jan 2018 14:18
Last Modified: 02 Jan 2018 14:18
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/72561

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