3 D Printers for Libraries

Jason Griffey, an early enthusiast of 3-D printing, has researched the marketplace and seen several systems first hand at the Consumer Electronics Show.

3 D Printers for Libraries

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3-D Printers for Libraries
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Jason Griffey
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: American Library Association

As the maker movement continues to grow and 3-D printers become more affordable, an expanding group of hobbyists is keen to explore this new technology. In the time-honored tradition of introducing new technologies, many libraries are considering purchasing a 3-D printer. Jason Griffey, an early enthusiast of 3-D printing, has
Survey of 3D Printing in the Library
Language: en
Pages: 52
Authors: Primary Research Group
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Primary Research Group Inc

The 50+ page study presents detailed data and commentary from 30 academic, public, special and school libraries about their experience with 3D printers. The report helps librarians to answer questions such as: What brands and models are librarians considering and which libraries are buying which brands and models? Are the
Mastering 3D Printing in the Classroom, Library, and Lab
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Joan Horvath, Rich Cameron
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-24 - Publisher: Apress

Learn how to manage and integrate the technology of 3D printers in the classroom, library, and lab. With this book, the authors give practical, lessons-learned advice about the nuts and bolts of what happens when you mix 3D printers, teachers, students, and the general public in environments ranging from K-12
3D Printing in Medical Libraries
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Jennifer Herron
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-22 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book provides librarians interested in starting a 3D printing service with an overview of 3D printing in medical libraries. It will appeal to those looking to start a 3D printing service or understand the 3D printing space as it relates to medical education, practice, and research.
Makerspaces in Libraries
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Theresa Willingham, Jeroen de Boer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-20 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Makerspaces, sometimes also referred to as hackerspaces, hackspaces, and fablabs are creative, DIY spaces where people can gather to create, invent, and learn. In libraries they often have 3D printers, software, electronics, craft and hardware supplies and tools, and more. Makerspaces are becoming increasingly popular in both public and academic