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Alkek Maker Day: Home

A guide to document our library Maker Days and provide related resources.

Alkek Maker Day


This guide provides information about upcoming Alkek Maker Day events.

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Contact Information

For more information about Maker Day, please contact:

Jessica McClean,
Research, Instruction, & Outreach Librarian - Physical Sciences and Engineering Librarian​​


Tara Spies Smith,
Research, Instruction, & Outreach Librarian – Art & Design, Communication Studies, and Anthropology Librarian​​

April 29: Virtual Alkek Maker Day


A Zoom link for all sessions will be emailed to attendees on the morning of the event.

To get on the list of attendees, RSVP here:

Schedule of sessions:

  • 12pm MakerSpace Tour
  • 12:30pm Mask Sewing
  • 1:15pm Yarn Studio Tour
  • 1:30pm Setting Up your Craft Station/Q&A
  • 2pm Crocheting Basics
  • 2:30pm MakerSpace Demos
  • 3pm Zines
  • 3:30pm Book Making
  • 4pm Graduation Cap Show and Tell

Online creative resources

Take some time to get creative during this time spent at home. Here are just a few of the library resources available to you online. See more on the workshop pages!

Want even more? Search the Library Catalog for general keywords such as "handicraft" or more specific keywords such as "photography," and be sure to limit to E Books using the dropdown menu on the right of the search bar.