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Makerspaces : Top Trailblazing Projects / Caitlin A. Bagley. Chicago, IL. : ALA TechSource ; American Library Association, 2014. 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.

Building a MAKERSPACE LIBRARY : Having books on topics related to makerspaces is essential for supporting the independent learning of your makers. In this post, I offer up ideas for books to add to your makerspace library. | RenovatedLearning.com

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Safety in School Makerspaces

Safety in Makerspaces

Makerspaces : a practical guide for librarians. John J. Burke. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2014]. A “makerspace” is an area in a library where users can use tools and equipment to design, build, and create all sorts of different things. This practical guide will help librarians develop, budget for, and implement makerspaces; write grant proposals for funding; and understand the mindset behind the maker movement in order to meet patron needs.

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Transforming a School Library Into a Makerspace

What will the 'writing on our wall' look like? MAKE | Transforming a School Library Into a Makerspace | School Libraries as Makerspaces | Scoop.it

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3 Key Qualities for a School Makerspace

3 key qualities of a library makerspace. The most important quality of a makerspace is that it encourages creativity.