Activity: Training in 3D printers and 3D scanners for library service staff provided by Go3D Print.
Outcome: 8 members of library and archives staff in various roles and at various levels trained in digital creativity equipment.
Activity: Creation of community feedback cards.
Outcome: 200 feedback cards created for use during workshops and showcase sessions.
Activity: Showcase sessions held at Central Library and Dunblane Library during Book Week Scotland - using 3D printers, Tinkercad, Thingiverse to print models, keyrings etc.
Outcome: 46 customer interactions. Distributed 65 feedback cards - 12 feedback cards returned.
Activity: Design of workshop programme for children and young people.
Outcome: 6 week workshop programme developed, involving use of laptops, Minecraft, Tinkercad, Thingiverse, 3D scanning, 3Dprinting and 3D doodle pens.
Activity: Design of workshop programme for adults.
Outcome: 6 week workshop programme developed, involving use of laptops, Tinkercad, Thingiverse, Google SketchUp, 3D scanning, 3Dprinting and 3D doodle pens.
Activity: Meeting with Forth Valley College Student Union representatives with a view to engaging with Forth Valley College students to investigate volunteering opportunities.
Outcome: FVC student representatives request training in mobile maker space equipment to help them in being able to promote the volunteering opportunity to students, and target relevant departments and staff members to whom the project may be of interest.
Activity: Taster workshop in St Ninians Library for Stirling Young Carers. Supporting the work of the Reader in Residence (Lisa Ballantyne) to engage with vulnerable young people, promoting literacy, expression and creativity.
Outcome: introduction to the mobile maker space equipment and digital creativity tools. Promotion of the library as a relevant and responsive service.
Activity: Information afternoon for staff and students at Forth Valley College, Stirling campus, including showcase and taster sessions of mobile maker space equipment.
Outcome: Raise the profile of digital creativity opportunities, create new contacts and networks, and advertise specific mobile maker space volunteer roles.