Fines, fees and funding: makerspaces standing apart

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Michael Crumpton, Dean (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: Purpose– The purpose of this article is to discuss operational components associated with creating a makerspace unit or department within a library.Design/methodology/approach– Several considerations are discussed that should be considered for successful implementation of a makerspace in a library.Findings– Makerspaces add a unique and fresh element to libraries and should be provided a sustainable model up front.Originality/value– The ideas and concepts expressed are those of the author.

Additional Information

Bottom Line: Managing library finances
Language: English
Date: 2015
Competencies, Transformative, Innovation, Sustainable, Funding, Makerspace

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