Add a 3D Printer to Your Library

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Are you thinking about adding a 3D printer to your library? It can be a confusing process since you have to choose the best printer for your needs, decide if you will charge, and establish policies to govern the use of the printer. We’re here to help.

Need an introduction to 3D printing terms? Try this list from All About 3D Printing. Or check out 3D Hubs’ What is 3D Printing? The definitive guide to additive manufacturing.

ALA’s Office of Information Technology Policy has written a series of short and informative articles help you get started.