Makerspace resources

Upcoming workshops

Note: Workshops are available to UTSC students, staff and faculty only.

Maker Mondays Online

Check the events calendar for the next workshop.

  • Arduino Basics: Join us for a 1-hour session on Arduino basics. We will work with a virtual Arduino kit!
  • Tinkercad Basics: Join us for a 1-hour hands-on session on 3D design basics using Tinkercad.
  • Introduction to 3D Printing: Learn about 3D printing at the UTSC Library Makerspace.

LinkedIn Learning

As a student, staff or faculty member at the University of Toronto, you have access to LinkedIn Learning, an online learning resource with high-quality instructional videos taught by recognized experts. Using your UTORid to log in, you may choose from more than 1,400 online self-paced courses that cover a wide range of topics, including business, IT, software and design. 

3D printing

  • Thingiverse: Makerbot's Thingiverse is the community for discovering, making and sharing 3D printable things.
  • Sketchfab: the world's largest platform to publish, share and discover 3D content online and in VR.
  • 3D Hubs Talk: 3D Hubs Talk is the world's largest Q&A forum for 3D printing. The site also includes a guide to 3D printing, with videos and images.
     

3D design

  • Tinkercad: easy-to-use web-based free 3D design program.
  • Blender: free software for the advanced 3D designer and animator.
     

Microcontrollers

  • Arduino: tutorials, forums, documentation related to Arduino.
  • Raspberry Pi: links to videos, forums and educational resources.
  • Instructables: do-it-yourself projects generated by users.
     

Other equipment