CLC Maker Workshop 2014

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This was a workshop Arianna Schlegel and I did for Connecticut Library Consortium.

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  • All these people met through ITC or liaison responsibilities.
  • Mystic Seaport
  • CLC Maker Workshop 2014

    1. 1. Strategic Partnerships in the Library Makerspace Edward Iglesias Systems Librarian Central Connecticut State University
    2. 2. Who do we partner with? • The Mad Scientist • The Inventor • The Computer (Remember people used to be “computers”, it was a job title.
    3. 3. The Mad Scientist • Dr. Thomas Burkholder, • Professor of Chemistry at CCSU • Secret Project…
    4. 4. The Florence Siphon • A very Steampunk way of brewing coffee. Dr.Burkholder has agreed to do a demo perhaps involving a pith helmet and brass goggles.
    5. 5. The Inventor • Dr. Thamma Ravindra • Professor in Robotics Department at CCSU • Want to stage FIRST Robotics competitions in library.
    6. 6. The Computer • Dr. Robert Shumaker • Professor of MIS • Wants to introduce his classes to 3D printing and physical computing.
    7. 7. Public vs Academic Public • Community described by geography. • Able to tap local civic and charitable organizations. • Community highly diverse in age, education etc… Academic • Community described by membership. • Able to get funding internally or from grants. • Community more homogeneous.
    8. 8. Build To Your Strengths
    9. 9. Understand what your community wants.
    10. 10. You decide.
    11. 11. Make a List of What You Have
    12. 12. Suggested readings
    13. 13. Online Resources • Makerspaces in Libraries Google Plus Community – https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/11727 4577818142707955 • Code4lib – http://code4lib.org/ • LITA – http://www.ala.org/lita/

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