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Title Re-making the library makerspace : critical theories, reflections, and practices / Maggie Melo and Jennifer T. Nichols, editors
Published Sacramento, CA : Library Juice Press, 2020


Description 1 online resource (ix, 316 pages)
Contents Introduction -- Centering Voices from the Margins: Unsettling the Exceptionalist Lore of Makerspaces / Maggie Melo and Jennifer T. Nichols -- Who Belongs in the Makerspace? Power and Critical Theories -- Critical Race Theory and Makerspaces: A Practical Approach / Jennifer Brown -- Who Belongs in the Makerspace? Experiences of Women of Color in an Academic Library Makerspace / Anthony Sanchez, Danielle Dolan-Sanchez, and Vicki Lázaro -- Reimagining the Thirdspace through the Makerspace / Anna Montana Cirell, Nadia Kellam, Audrey Boklage, and Brooke Coley -- From Needs Analysis to Power Analysis: A Framework to Examine & Broker Power in Makerspaces / Brianna Marshall and Maggie Melo -- Movement, Empathy, and Inclusion in Youth Makerspaces -- Making the Body: Physical Activity in Makerspaces / Noah Lenstra and Heather Moorefield-Lang -- Trauma-Informed Making / Heather Lister -- Peace Prescription: Inclusive Making in School Libraries / Kyungwon Koh, Xun Ge, Lo Lee, Kathryn R. Lewis, Shirley Simmons, and Lee B. Nelson -- Counternarratives -- Barriers to Inclusivity in Makerspaces / DiMitri Higginbotham and Rob Rouse -- Supporting Making in Libraries Rather than Makerspaces: Rethinking the (Maker)space for Rural Libraries / Aubrey Rogowski, Victor R. Lee, and Mimi Recker -- The Feminist Makerspace: Smashing the Patriarchy with Crafting, Mentorship, and Connection / Meaghan Moody and Chava Spivak-Birndorf -- Interrogating What We Mean by "Making": Stories from Women Who Make in Community / Bibhushana Poudyal, Tetyana Zhyvotovska, Estefania Castillo, Nora Rivera, Ann Shivers-McNair, Joy Robinson, and Laura Gonzales -- Re-Imagined Makerspaces: Policies, Procedures, and Culture -- Makerspace Collaboration as Dialogue and Resistance / Sanjeet Mann -- Diversity by Design: How to Create and Sustain an Inclusive Academic Library Makerspace / Katie Musick Peery and Morgan Chivers -- Hiring, Training, Designing, and Hosting: A Case Study of an Inclusive Library Makerspace / John T. Sherrill -- Confronting Expectations: Reflections on Impostor Syndrome in the Maker Movement / Leanne Nay
Summary "Examines the limitations and challenges emerging from the "maker movement" emphasizing the critical work that is being done to cultivate anti-oppressive, inclusive and equitable making environments. Makerspaces in libraries are especially focused upon" -- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Makerspaces in libraries -- United States
Maker movement in education -- United States
Libraries and minorities -- United States
Libraries and women -- United States
Libraries and community -- United States
Libraries and community
Libraries and minorities
Libraries and women
Maker movement in education
Makerspaces in libraries
United States
Form Electronic book
Author Melo, Maggie, editor.
Nichols, Jennifer T., editor.
ISBN 9781634001250
Other Titles Remaking the library makerspace