The Maker Movement is worldwide and growing fast! The Internet has loads of information for all Makers from curious beginners to gadget kings. The following list of links represents just some of the resources available to Makers. We will be endeavouring to add to the list regularly, and keen to check out links to quality websites you may find and wish to share.
Make it @ your library
This site is brought to you in collaboration with Instructables and the American Library Association, and it is our
hope that through this site, libraries of all stripes and sizes will be able to experiment with maker projects.
With Tinkercad you can quickly turn your idea into a CAD model for a 3D printer – like ours!
For people who want to make things themselves, Autodesk 123D is free software integrated with content and fabrication services.
Adafruit Learning System
Adafruit was founded in 2005 by MIT engineer, Limor "Ladyada" Fried. Her goal was to create
the best place online for learning electronics and making the best designed products for makers
of all ages and skill levels. http://learn.adafruit.com/
A free website to help you learn HTML, C, Python, Ruby and lots more!
DIY is a community where young people become Makers. They discover new
skills, make projects in the real world, and share their work online to inspire and learn from each other.
Site for project ideas and instructions. You can share yours, too.
Hands-on learning for all ages.
Website for Make Magazine and so much more.
Making Thinking Happen
Exploring ideas at the intersection of design thinking and maker thinking.
Thingiverse is a place for you to share your digital designs with the world.
Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create your own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art — and share your creations on the web.
SparkFun is an online retail store that sells the bits and pieces to make electronics projects possible. SparkFun’s Department of Education, offers classes and online tutorials designed to help educate individuals in the wonderful world of embedded electronics.