Now in its 17th year, Brick & Click (#BCLC17) is a one day, session-based event covering innovative library technologies, practical library solutions, and other timely academic library topics.  Brick & Click supports academic information needs of on-ground/online students, library professionals, and paraprofessionals. Visit the FAQ webpage for more information.

The conference is held at Northwest Missouri State University in Maryville, Missouri. Registration is limited in order to maintain the advantages of a small conference, so register early!   To register visit: www.brickandclick.org

2017 Electronic Proceedings  are now accessible!!!

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Friday, November 3 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm
Beyond ‘If You Build It…’: Iterative Design for an Academic Library MakerSpace

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Do you want to start a makerspace but didn’t win that large grant for the technology? Using the framework of iterative design, the presenter will discuss strategies for creating and growing a makerspace--including building a funding stream--developing supportive faculty and departmental relationships. The session will also contain information about marketing these new services & technologies to faculty, staff, and students in order to build capacity alongside demand.

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Ashley Creek

Director Of The Keleher Learning Commons, University Of Saint Mary
Ashley Creek is the Emerging Technologies Librarian at the University of Saint Mary in Leavenworth, Kansas. Her current research interests focus on the student experience: gamification, makerspaces, active learning, instructional design, and the library as center of the academic community... Read More →

Friday November 3, 2017 2:00pm - 2:50pm CDT
J.W. Jones Student Union, Room A

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