Maker Commons in the Modern Library: Six Reasons 3D Printers Should be in Your School’s Library

September 28, 2017

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To push the cutting edge of education and the quest for knowledge, college and university libraries are embracing new forms of technology and learning spaces, including 3D printing. This white paper explains six reasons that 3D printers should be in your library, including:

  • The shared space and resources of libraries mean a joint 3D printer is easily managed
  • Libraries are already poised to offer “information literacy”
  • The cross-discipline nature of libraries made adapting to new technology easier