Makerspaces are shared creative spaces, aimed at providing tools and resources to enable various forms of ‘making’. AUT Library believes that the philosophy behind makerspaces allows us to offer alternatives to traditional library study spaces and a place for our students to incorporate ‘making’ as a part of their library experience. AUT Library is not just a place for books and desks. In diversifying our offering as a library we're working with our students to provide more options in the ways you can use the library.
Throughout the academic year, AUT Library provides creative workshops and events, which are free for AUT students. Keep an eye out on this page for upcoming events and book your place!
Studio 55 is available to AUT staff as a teaching space. It is not bookable online, so please email Hans for enquiries.
Studio 55 is AUT Library’s makerspace, located on the 3rd floor of the city campus library. It is located next to the Learning Communities space. Pop-up makerspace events at North and South campuses are also on offer during the year. Keep an eye on this page for future dates.
Although we've had to postpone all scheduled Makerspace workshops for the next moonth we're working hard on developing stay-at-home creative ideas we can share with you during the lockdown.
Watch this space and the Library homepage from next week for videos, instructions and ideas on creative ways to get your mind working in different ways!