By Sara Russell Gonzalez,Denise Beaubien Bennett

Planning and enforcing a 3D printing carrier in a library could seem like a frightening job. established upon the authors’ event as early adopters of 3D expertise and working a winning 3D printing carrier at a wide educational library, this consultant offers the stairs to stick to while launching a carrier in any kind of library.

Detailed counsel and over 50 pix supply readers with sage suggestions and distinct directions on:

  • planning a proposal
  • printer choice tips
  • preparing the location
  • addressing employees matters for brand new service
  • developing provider workflows and procedures
  • managing inevitable disasters
  • developing policies
  • conducting the “reference interview” for 3D printing
  • staff education tips
  • outreach activities


This ebook brings into one position all of the information you wish for constructing and enforcing a 3D printing provider in any library.

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