The State of Library Makerspaces

  • Fangmin Wang Ryerson University, Toronto
  • Weina Wang
  • Sally Wilson
  • Namir Ahmed

Abstract

In this paper we describe the maker concept, movement and culture and its impact on and relationship with libraries. We provide a comprehensive review of library makerspaces in North America supported by several case studies. We intend this review to be used as a reference resource or tool for libraries planning to implement a new makerspace.
Published
2016-12-12
How to Cite
WANG, Fangmin et al. The State of Library Makerspaces. International Journal of Librarianship, [S.l.], v. 1, n. 1, p. 2-16, dec. 2016. ISSN 2474-3542. Available at: <http://calaijol.org/index.php/ijol/article/view/12>. Date accessed: 24 nov. 2017.
Section
Featured Articles

Keywords

makerspace, library, learning, digital, technologies, maker