Public Library will begin 3D printing services in March at the Advanced
Learning Library, 711 W. 2nd St. This new service has been a
high-demand offering from customers since the Advanced Learning Library opened
in June 2018.“One goal we
have at the Library is to continue incorporating new technology into our
library spaces,” said Cynthia Berner, Director of Libraries. “The 3D printing
service will let customers use their creativity while exploring technology.”
be 14 years old, have a library card in good standing and Library staff must
certify customers prior to using the service. The certification process
includes two classes (3D Printer Demo and 3D Printer Process) and a staff-mediated
print job. Cost for 3D print jobs will depend on the weight of the final
product, and will be determined by the printing software.
round of certification classes will begin in March. If customers aren’t able to
attend the scheduled certification classes, they can request a Book-A-Librarian
session, with three or less people, to cover the class material.
Book-A-Librarian classes can be reserved by calling 261-8500.
information about 3D printing services can be found at www.wichitalibrary.org/3dprint.
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