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Manufacturing Makerspaces | American Libraries Magazine

Manufacturing Makerspaces | American Libraries Magazine | e-books and academic libraries | Scoop.it

Kids gather to make Lego robots; teens create digital music, movies, and games with computers and mixers; and students engineer new projects while adults create prototypes for small business products with laser cutters and 3D printers. Many libraries across the US have developed makerspaces—places to create, build, and craft—and they are experiencing increased visits and demand as a result. For public libraries, they are places to promote community engagement. For academic libraries, they are places where students and faculty feel welcome to do classwork and research.


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Library Intelligencer » Primary Research Group has published The ...

www.PrimaryResearch.com. The study looks closely at the growing role of the academic library in lecture capture technologies now widely deployed across higher education to capture, preserve and capitalize on the ...
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New academic libraries: Grad fabs of the ebook era - TeleRead ...

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A recent article by Claire Shaw in the UK Guardian Higher Education Network purports to lay bare how "University libraries are shaping the future of learni.
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EBSCO Information Services Launches eBook Business Collection - PR Web (press release)

EBSCO Information Services Launches eBook Business Collection - PR Web (press release) | e-books and academic libraries | Scoop.it
EBSCO Information Services Launches eBook Business Collection PR Web (press release) eBook Business Collection equips academic libraries and business schools with the e-books their students need, encompassing a variety of business topics such as...
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