Creating Communities Through Makerspaces by Buffy Hamilton Atlanta Mini Maker Faire 2012

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Unfortunately, I did not get to present due to a family medical crisis, but here are my slides for anyone interested in the topic.

Creating Communities Through Makerspaces by Buffy Hamilton Atlanta Mini Maker Faire 2012

  1. Creating Communities Through Libraries and Makerspaces Presented by Buffy J. Hamilton, The Unquiet Librarian Atlanta Mini Maker Faire 2012CC image from http://www.flickr.com/photos/strangeworksonline/3638381693/sizes/o/in/photostream/
  2. Defining Makerspace A place where people learn to use tools and materials and can develop creative projects Can be embedded inside an existing Makerspace organization or standalone on its own Adaptable—can be shaped by educational goals as well as individuals’ creative interests CC images via http://www.flickr.com/photos/seeminglee/3967329241/sizes/l/ , http://www.flickr.com/photos/shereen84/2510599121/sizes/l/in/photostream/ , andSource: http://makerspace.com/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/unloveable/2405646370/sizes/o/,
  3. Defining Makerspacecollaborative learning environments where peoplecome together to share materials and learn newskillsnot necessarily born out of a specific set of materialsor spaces, but rather a mindset of communitypartnership, collaboration, and creationpeople can create content as well as consume it inthis incubator for ideas and venturesSource: http://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=4594 andhttp://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=5237
  4. Defining Makerspace Support Foster play and opportunities for exploration learning Work with Nurture peer to community peer learning members as true partners Develop a culture of creatingSource: http://www.thedigitalshift.com/2012/10/public-services/the-makings-of-maker-spaces-part-1-space-for-creation-not-just-consumption/
  5. MAKE magazine
  6. Maker Faire
  7. Makerspace
  8. Every Child a Maker
  9. Makerspaces + EducationRead more at http://www.sfgate.com/opinion/article/Maker-movement-inspires-students-teachers-3535681.php
  10. Makerspaces + EducationRead more athttp://www.slate.com/articles/technology/future_tense/2012/06/maker_faire_and_science_education_american_kids_should_be_building_rockets_and_robots_not_taking_standardized_tests_.html
  11. what does the libraryas a makerspace culture of learning have to do with libraries?
  12. A makerspace culturesupports the missionof libraries toenable lifelong learningand to support knowledge creationin their communitiesCC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/jstar/288960063/sizes/o/Learn more: http://www.newlibrarianship.org/wordpress/
  13. a makerspace culture of learning that values participatory learning is a lens to help us see the possibilities and create a context for crafting a shared vision of library in learning communitiesCC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/beataryden/5917683857/sizes/l/in/photostream/
  14. relatively low barriers to artisticexpression and civic engagement
  15. strong support for creating and sharing one’screations with others
  16. co-expertise and fluidity in roles of experts andnovices
  17. members feel some degree of socialconnection with one another CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/buildingunity/303497031/sizes/l/in/faves-10557450@N04/
  18. members believe that their contributionsmatterCC image viahttp://www.flickr.com/photos/ari/502329223/sizes/l/in/faves-10557450@N04/
  19. • Heightened motivation and new forms of Practices of Participatory engagement through meaningful play and experimentation• Learning that feels relevant to one’s Learning identities and interests• Opportunities for creating using a variety media, tools and practices• An integrated system of learning where connections between home, school or work, community and world are enabled and encouragedSource: http://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=3335
  20. communities formed around passions,interests, wonderings, and curiosityCC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/-lucaslove/2480196861/sizes/l/in/photostream/
  21. communities formed around content andinformation literacy standards CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/davidsilver/3846379066/sizes/l/in/photostream/
  22. Content Consumption AND Creation in Authentic Contexts Practices of Participatory Across Multiple Subjects Areas Learning and Play and Student Interests Libraries Creating a Makerspace Culture of Learning Affinity Spaces: Formal and Guided Inquiry, Tinkering, and Informal Communities of Messy Learning LearningBuffy Hamilton, July 2012
  23. CC image viahttp://www.flickr.com/photos/drh/2578799446/sizes/l/in/photostream/
  24. library as makerspace: 3D printing and more CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/makerbot/5245082071/sizes/l/
  25. Source: http://www.saclibrary.org/?pageId=1599 Possibilities: Sacramento Public Libraries iStreet Press
  26. Public Libraries iStreet Press Possibilities: SacramentoSources: http://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=3856 and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GHwLjoecaKE&feature=player_embedded
  27. Public Libraries iStreet Press Possibilities: SacramentoSource: http://www.sacbee.com/2012/02/19/4274750/homeless-poet-proud-of-newly.html
  28. the Entire Process of Self-Publishing Possibilities: Libraries Supporting Ideas Process ProductSource: http://www.thedigitalshift.com/2012/10/public-services/the-makings-of-maker-spaces-part-2-espress-yourself/
  29. Possibilities: UMW LibrariesSource: http://umwlibraries.umwblogs.org/
  30. Source: http://acrl.ala.org/techconnect/?p=1403 Possibilities: DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library at the University of Nevada, Reno
  31. CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/dstl_unr/8033384867/sizes/l/in/photostream/ Possibilities: DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library at the University of Nevada, Reno
  32. Possibilities: Cleveland Public Library TechCentralSource: http://blog.makezine.com/2012/07/26/cleveland-public-library-is-a-maker-space/
  33. Possibilities: Westport Public LibrariesSource: http://www.westportlibrary.org/about/news/maker-space-coming
  34. Possibilities: Fayetteville Free Library Fab LabSource: http://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=3335
  35. Possibilities: Fayetteville Free Library Fab LabSource: http://www.fayettevillefreelibrary.org/about-us/services/fablab
  36. Possibilities: Fayetteville Free Library Fab LabCC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/therontrowbridge/6672045725/sizes/l/in/set-72157628805853687/
  37. Possibilities: Allen County Public LibrarySource: http://boingboing.net/2012/07/11/maker-station-in-library-parki.html
  38. Possibilities: Chicago Public Library YOUmediaSource: http://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=3335
  39. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Possibilities: The Labs @Source: http://carnegielibrary.org/teens/events/programs/thelabs/
  40. Source: http://dplhype.org/index.html Possibilities: Detroit Public Library H.Y.P.E.
  41. Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Possibilities: The Labs @Source: http://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=6653
  42. Abington Community Library Possibilities: Quilters atSource: http://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=6444
  43. Possibilities: High Tech Textile DesignSource: http://connectedlearning.tv/kylie-peppler-high-tech-textile-design-learning-doing-and-making andhttp://digitalis.nwp.org/site-blog/high-tech-textile-design-september-20-20/4258
  44. Possibilities: School LibrariesLearn more: http://prairiecreeklibrary.blogspot.com/2012/09/anime-and-so-much-more-club.html?spref=fb
  45. Possibilities: Library Makers @ Madison Public LibraryLearn more: http://www.libraryasincubatorproject.org/?p=6298
  46. Possibilities: Library Makers @ Madison Public LibraryLearn more: http://librarymakers.blogspot.com/search/label/CraftLab
  47. Possibilities: Library Makers @ Madison Public LibraryLearn more: http://librarymakers.blogspot.com/search/label/CraftLab
  48. Possibilities: Library Makers @ Madison Public LibraryLearn more: http://librarymakers.blogspot.com/search/label/NeedleReads
  49. cc licensed photo by The Shifted Librarian: http://www.flickr.com/photos/shifted/3360687295/
  50. change, continuous learning, and understanding=innovation Participatory Librarianship and Change Agents: http://blip.tv/file/1566813 CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/marcwathieu/2980385784/sizes/l/in/faves-10557450@N04/
  51. CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/louisabate/4066174796/sizes/o/in/photostream/
  52. CC image via http://www.flickr.com/photos/alltoomuch/3389937799/sizes/l/in/faves-10557450@N04/
  53. contact information buffy.hamilton@gmail.com http://theunquietlibrarian.wordpress.com http://buffyjhamilton.wordpress.com Twitter: @buffyjhamilton

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