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Creative Technologies Exhibition Brings Engineering and Art Together From Across Campus and the Boise Community

Creative Technologies Exhibition Brings Engineering and Art Together From Across Campus and the Boise Community Albertsons Library is proud to host the Creative Technologies Exhibition (CTX). This event is for people of all ages interested in exploring and learning more … (Read More) Creative Technologies Exhibition Brings Engineering and Art Together From Across Campus and the Boise Community

Get Trained on a Desktop Milling Machine

Desktop Milling Machine: Nomad Carbide Anyone at Boise State can learn how to use a desktop milling machines. We host trainings every Friday at 10 a.m. from now until the end of the semester. RSVP for the training on the … (Read More) Get Trained on a Desktop Milling Machine

MakerLab Moves to 2nd Floor of the Library

Wondering where the 3D printers, umbrella lighting, and other MakerLab tools are? They’ve been relocated to the second floor, room L201A. This has allowed us to co-locate with other makerspace resources, and offer you better service! Need to get up … (Read More) MakerLab Moves to 2nd Floor of the Library

Finals Week Stress Relief Events in the Library

   Zine Making Tuesday, May 2, 2017 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Come one, come all to this free workshop hosted by the Gender Studies Program! Zines can contain rants, reviews, interviews, doodles, poems, photos, essays, sketches, short stories, illustrations, … (Read More) Finals Week Stress Relief Events in the Library

Free MakerLab Workshops at the Library

    We are excited to continue to offer MakerLab workshops in the library! Always FREE Only one hour Everyone is welcome, no experience necessary All materials provided Cell phone photography tips and tricks – Friday, 2/17, 2pmFind a thing, … (Read More) Free MakerLab Workshops at the Library

Knit for stress relief during finals week

Can knitting really relieve stress? Yes, it can! According to a study published in the February 2013 issue of The British Journal of Occupational Therapy, “The results [of the study] show a significant relationship between knitting frequency and feeling calm … (Read More) Knit for stress relief during finals week

Library faculty presented at Idaho Library Association annual conference

A number of Albertsons Library faculty members presented at this year’s Idaho Library Association Annual Conference, held in Idaho Falls. Amy Vecchione was passed the gavel from Kristi Haman and is now the President of the Idaho Library Association. She … (Read More) Library faculty presented at Idaho Library Association annual conference

Welcome to the MakerLab

Join students, staff, and faculty in Albertsons Library’s MakerLab. This is a space and a community where you can turn ideas into reality. The MakerLab space & community is here to help you facilitate content creation. Some of what’s available … (Read More) Welcome to the MakerLab

3D Printing at the Library

Welcome back to a new school year! Your library awaits, full of books, lots of information… and 3D printers!?               Anyone on campus can get trained. Stop by for the weekly 11 a.m. 3D … (Read More) 3D Printing at the Library

Check out a Vinyl Cutter

Students, staff and faculty can now check out a vinyl cutting tool. Make a reservation to check out the vinyl cutter.  The Silhouette Portrait is perfect for prototyping, vinyl lettering, scrapbooking, and custom apparel. This vinyl cutter can be checked out … (Read More) Check out a Vinyl Cutter