The State of Library Makerspaces



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Wang, F., Wang, W., Wilson, S., & Ahmed, N. (2016). The State of Library Makerspaces. International Journal of Librarianship, 1(1), 2–16.
Received 2016-12-09
Published 2016-12-12


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.
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