In our “always on” attempts to engage makers, and would-be makers of the UCSF community we are changing our hours! Our current hours of 2-6 PM Monday, Wednesday and Friday will become 12-4 PM Monday, Wednesday and Friday. NEW HOURS: Monday Wednesday Friday 12-4 PM See you there!
We wanted to create our own sign for the Makers Lab rather than have it commercially made. The newly installed sign (pictured) was printed entirely in the lab using our 3D printers. It was based on our logo, designed by Kemi Amin, and I used SketchUp (CAD software) to create the 3D model for printing.
Ever since 3D printers were made available in the Library, I’ve wanted to join eNABLE, a volunteer organization, and help support their efforts to make prosthetic hands for those in need. I completed my first 3D-printed hand a few weeks ago, and I’m happy to be able to share that it passed inspection, and I have been […]
Have you ever wished that you had the perfect tool for your research needs? Well, you are not alone. Now you can create your own lab accessories right here in our library, and that is exactly what Jill Mankoff did. Jill, a high school student from Nueva School and a volunteer summer intern in Dr. Jay Stewart’s Lab, designed […]
We completed our first official week of being open without problems. No fires or explosions (kidding)! Several members of the UCSF community, excited and interested in the possibilities, stopped by to see what was going on. We are open from 2-6 PM Monday, Wednesday, Friday and want YOU to stop by and see what we have and what […]