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.

Makerspaces in Libraries

Safety in Makerspaces

Article from MAKE: Transforming a school library into a maker space. Like that the school has $30 mini grants that students can apply for to help build their project ideas. The school, GSAA has a blog at: http://gcaamakerspace.wordpress.com/

Makerspace in the library video

Love this mobile Makerspace cart! Librarian in Cute Shoes: Makerspace Begins in the Library

Diversity in youth literature : opening doors through reading / edited by Jamie Campbell Naidoo and Sarah Park Dahlen. Chicago : American Library Association, 2012.

Best overview of the maker movement & makerspaces that I've found and a great way to research creating your own library makerspace.

Makerspace Cart--an idea for having a selection of mobile supplies available for makerspaces. Put it away when you're done!

The Book Fairy-Goddess: Starting a Makerspace in the Library

Cloud-Based Services for Your Library / Erik T. Mitchell. / Chicago : ALA TECHSOURCE, An imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.

MakerSpace Smackdown

Librarians on the Fly: Baby Steps to creating a Makerspace in the Library

Complete copyright for K-12 librarians and educators / Carrie Russell. Chicago : American Library Association, 2012.

Library services for youth with autism spectrum disorders / Dr. Lesley S.J. Farmer. Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013.

Coteaching reading comprehension strategies in elementary school libraries : maximizing your impact / Judi Moreillon. Chicago : American Library Association, 2013.

The librarian's nitty-gritty guide to social media / Laura Solomon. / Chicago : ALA Editions, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013. The vast array of social media options present a challenge: it’s tough to keep current, let alone formulate a plan for using these tools effectively. Solomon, a librarian with extensive experience in web development, design, and technology, cuts to the chase with this invaluable guide to using social media in any kind of library.

Getting started with evaluation / Peter Hernon, Robert E. Dugan, and Joseph R. Matthews. / Chicago : American Library Association, 2014. -- This book presents an overview of evaluation and the types of metrics, linking them to strategic planning and infrastructure.

This is what is needed to start Makerspace- includes crowdfunding

Lots of ideas here: School Libraries as Makerspaces | Scoop.it Libraries, Ebooks and Beyond: Library "Makers" Share How It's Done - The Digital Shift |

Using web 2.0 and social networking tools in the K-12 classroom / Beverley E. Crane. Chicago : Neal-Schuman Publishers, c2012.