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Makerspace@Paterson

Getting Started

 
 
We are currently closed for drop-ins.

 

If you would like a tour of the Makerspace, would like access to the technology or just have questions,

please email Valerie Gibbons (vgibbons@lakeheadu.ca), Makerspace Librarian. 

Who can use the Makerspace?

 

The Makerspace is available to all current students, faculty and staff of the University. 

Everyone wishing to use the 3D printers is required first to attend a 3D Printing Orientation session. 

Anyone wishing to use the 3D printers must first attend a 3D Printing Orientation session. This 30-minute session provides a brief overview of the Makerspace,  introduces 3D printing technology, covers the basic operation of the Ultimaker 3D printers and reviews safety guidelines for operating the equipment. 

Check the Makerspace Events calendar on the main page of this guide for upcoming dates. Registration in advance is required. 

Cool Stuff

Design created in virtual reality

Protein molecule printed in 3D

Physical object scanned in 3D