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The Spark Makerspace

Igniting the imagination through cooperative learning

 

The Spark Makerspace is a hands-on learning lab for the UNT community with a mission to ignite the imagination, increase digital fluency, inspire explorative learning, support resume building, encourage personal growth & development of a maker mindset.

As a unique combination of a hands-on learning lab and a library circulating collection, The Spark promotes the cooperative and creative use of technology to support the continual development of digital fluency for UNT students, faculty, and staff. The makerspace provides the UNT community including faculty, staff, and currently enrolled students with access to equipment, software, and trainings.

The Spark is partnering in UNT Career Connect to offer Micro Credentials for skills you attain through attending and completing the project/work within our workshops. You can then add the digital badge to your eportfolio to build your personal brand as you market yourself throughout your career.

Our maker-techs come from diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise. You can easily identify them from their grey vests, and they will always be happy to help you.

Connect with us!

Email: TheSpark@unt.edu Class, Department, Organization Event Request Phone: 940-369-5259
Spark Chat: Available during hours of operation Appointments, Consultations, Trainings Full Service 3D Printing
Suggestions New Items/Services Fine Dispute Form  

Hours of Operation 

The Hours of Operation for each desk/service is listed in the Library calendar. Please note that the SPARK service desk is the 24hr desk in Willis, The Willis Makerspace hours and Discovery Park Makerspace hours are listed separately. So depending on your needs it is important to look for the appropriate hours.

The Spark makerspace is a service from the UNT Library and has two locations one in Willis Library room 135 and one at Discovery Park M130.  The Spark will host numerous workshops each long semester. Due to the current health concerns, all workshops are currently being offered online.
 
 

 

You can follow what is happening in the makerspace on our Blog and through our Podcast UNT MindSpark

Connect with us!

Email: TheSpark@unt.edu Class, Department, Organization Event Request Phone: 940-369-5259
Spark Chat: Available during hours of operation Appointments, Consultations, Trainings Full Service 3D Printing
Suggestions New Items/Services Fine Dispute Form  

 

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