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Makerspaces are often thought of as an exclusive space where people visit to use materials. But there is so much more you can do with makerspace equipment. During this webinar, learn how you can make your equipment mobile and make your entire library a makerspace. Whether it is age exclusive equipment or something for everyone, learn how to engage staff in all departments to collaboratively work as a team to brainstorm, share and implement equipment and strategies that will make for a successful makerspace environment.

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Original broadcast July 18, 2018 

Biography ~ Chris DeCristofaro
Chris DeCristofaro is the Technology Librarian at the Sachem Public Library in Holbrook, New York. Chris the creator and co-host of the podcast “The Library Pros”, a podcast that discusses libraries and technology. The podcast has had over 5,000 downloads in 18 months and has been downloaded in all 50 states and 22 countries around the world. Chris has been a librarian since 2002 working in several libraries across Suffolk County New York. He has been a speaker at various conferences and seminars and is currently the President of the “Computer and Technical Services Division of the Suffolk County Library Association” and hosts a monthly meeting discussing libraries and tech with colleagues from across Long Island.