Maker Faire Bay Area 2014

Building Idaho Makers – A Statewide Approach for Libraries

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Have you thought about implementing maker programs in your library? Idaho Commission for Libraries is supporting the implementation of makerspaces in eleven public libraries across the state in year two of the project. The project includes training on tools & technology, leveraging partnerships, involving community, and evaluating outcomes. The results include formal & stealth programming incorporating engineering, robotics, 3D printing & other STEAM topics to draw community members into these innovative programs and spaces! Come discover what Idaho is doing, what we are learning, and what's next.



Erica Compton — Project Coordinator

Idaho Commission for Libraries

Erica Compton is Project Coordinator for ICfL & has a background in education, technology, & training. She co-developed the Make It at the Library project- focusing on creating makers then spaces.