Libraries are leading the way to collaborative and communal spaces.

In a growing number of schools and communities, libraries are being transformed from hushed spaces of stacks to makerspaces and “learning commons.”

In some locations, the only visible change is a table tucked into a corner with a box of electrical circuits, wires and batteries. But robotics labs, 3-D printer stations and group work areas with over-stuffed chairs are becoming more popular. The purpose is to expand opportunities for learning engagement.

What’s available at your library?


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s