How to Use the Makerspace

Hours | Ask for Help | Bookings | Makerspace FAQs

Hours

  • Collaborative Zone & Makerspace Hours (Term Time): 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Friday (excluding public holidays)
  • Collaborative Zone & Makerspace Hours (Term Breaks): Closed

Ask for help

Joana Gloria
Senior Library Officer

Ask me about
Arts & crafts
Jewellery making
Leather crafting
Quilling
Sphero

Noryati Mohd Nor
Library Officer

Ask me about
Arts & crafts
3D printing
Arduino
Laser cutting
Leather crafting
Sewing

Hui Ching Ng
Library Officer

Ask me about
Arts & crafts
3D printing
Arduino
Laser cutting

Class Bookings

  • To book the Collaborative Zone for a class, event, or CCA, visit this booking link, or email the Hive team.
  • If you will need staff assistance, materials from the Hive, or would like to plan a collaborative lesson for your class or event, please email or speak to the Hive team at least two weeks in advance.

Personal Bookings

  • Please email or speak to the Hive team about your project to determine when the space, tools, and materials will be available. Some materials and tools will be available immediately; others may require advance planning.
  • If you are working on a project for school, no fees will be charged. If it is a personal project that requires the 3-D printer or the laser cutter, a small fee to cover cost of materials will be charged.

Makerspace FAQs

Do I have to pay to use the Hive?

If you or your class are working on a project for school, no fees will be charged. If it is a personal project that requires the 3-D printer or the laser cutter, a small fee to cover materials will be charged.

During class and library events, the Senior Library will provide consumable materials free of charge, as available.  Please consult with staff about the availability of consumable material before planning a project.

When can I use the 3-D printer or laser cutter?

Please email the Hive team to make arrangements to use the 3-D printer or laser cutter. Files should be submitted at least two weeks in advance.

Do I need to make an appointment to access the Hive?

Please email the Hive team or stop by the Collaborative Zone to speak to library staff about your project and to make an appointment.

May I play games in the Hive?

There are a variety of board games available for loan in the Hive. Games on mobile devices or computers are prohibited.

How do I book a conference table?

Conference table bookings may only be made on the day you wish to use it. Visit this link to book a table.