Getting started in the makerspaces

A guide for learning about and getting started on projects in the libraries makerspaces.

What are paper activities?

Paper activities covers a broad range of services in the makerspaces. These include things like button making, journaling (binding, writing, and designing), laminating, and so much more! 

If you have any suggestions for additions to our paper activities please don't hesitate to reach out. Our information is on the homepage.

Our equipment and tools


1 3/4" ProMaker Button Machine

Found at: Walter Breakerspace, HSL Makerspace

  • One stop shop to create buttons.
  • Allows for magazine, thin stickers, and paper use.
  • All supplies/elements are provided.

3M Scotch Thermal Laminator

Found at: Walter Breakerspace, HSL Makerspace

  • Laminates up to 8.5x11" paper.
  • Smaller items can be laminated together.
  • Easy to cut into smaller shapes.

Bostitch Saddle Booklet Stapler

Found at: Walter Breakerspace

  • Works just like a standard stapler.
  • Allows for stapling the center of pages without bending/tearing.
  • Can staple up to 20 sheets of paper at once.


Additional resources

Last Updated: Nov 29, 2023 3:04 PM