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Starting (or restarting) your library makerspace

 Export to Your Calendar 02/09/2020
When: 12:30
Where: Online webinar
United Kingdom
Contact: Juanita Foster-Jones
020 7255 0500

Online registration is available until: 31/08/2020
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Webinar Wednesday


Starting (or restarting) your library makerspace

A practical introduction to makerspaces for libraries, including tools & technologies, advice and information about how to make a library makerspace that's right for your users.

Participants will learn:

  • Makerspaces - the what and why of new kinds of creative learning spaces in libraries
  • Different types and approaches for launching a makerspace programme
  • Community-driven : Getting users involved and creating a truly user-driven makerspace
  • Kitting it out- How to evaluate equipment and technologies for your makerspace

This webinar is designed for both beginners and those with some makerspace experience and is suitable for public, academic, health and special libraries.

Each participant will also receive an illustrated PDF guide to designing and delivering a user-driven makerspace.

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This webinar has been sponsored by CILIP's Multimedia Information and Technology Group. You can find details of their events and activities on their group website.



PKSB Subject Headings

This webinar supports the following PKSB headings:

  • Customer Focus, Service Design & Marketing
  • IT & Communication



Kate Lomax is a creative technologist, former librarian and the co-founder of Artefacto, a digital agency specialising in innovation for libraries.

We have previously delivered makerspace training and advice to Vision, Redbridge Culture and Leisure, Kent Libraries, Surrey Libraries, OxfordShire County Libraries, Liverpool Libraries, Hackney Libraries, Lancashire Libraries and more



This webinar is free for CILIP Members and £25 + VAT for non members.

If you are a non-member employee of an Employer Partner, please contact your rep for a discount code.

Places are limited so register now to avoid disappointment.

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