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Archives and Special Collections

UCSF Library Artist in Residence

The UCSF Library Archives and Special Collections and the Makers Lab are piloting a one year artist-in-residence program. The UCSF Library Artist-in-Residence award, valued at $6,000, will be given annually

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Makers Lab

Meet the Maker – Karsyn Bailey

This week’s maker is UCSF MD-PhD student, Karsyn Bailey. We caught up with Karsyn in between her research to see what she has been making in the Makers Lab. Q:

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Makers Lab

3D Printing Delivering Cost-Savings for UCSF 

3D printing offers solutions to any number of challenges faced across many disciplines and industries. While many people initially come to the Makers Lab to learn the basics of 3D

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Makers Lab

Meet the Maker – Arit Harvanko

This week’s maker is UCSF Post-Doctoral Scholar and Makers Lab Volunteer Staff, Arit Harvanko. We caught up with Arit during one of his shifts in the Makers Lab to see

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Makers Lab

Meet the Maker – Vivian Zhou

This week’s maker is 2nd year student in the UCSF School of Medicine, Vivian Zhou. We caught up with Vivian in between her busy schedule to learn about what motivates

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Makers Lab

Meet the Maker – Manabu Manandhar

This week’s maker is 4th year student in the UCSF School of Dentistry, Manabu Manandhar. We caught up with Manabu after the winter break to learn more about one of

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Makers Lab

Makers Lab Mobile 3D Printing Service

The UCSF Makers Lab has been open to the UCSF community for over two years. During this time we have explored numerous applications for “making” in the health sciences. Examples

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Makers Lab

Meet the Maker – Aira Lipson

This month’s featured maker is UCSF Library staff member Aira Lipson. You may have seen Aira either staffing the Makers Lab or offering information assistance at the Parnassus Library’s main

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Makers Lab

Funding the Next Generation of Makers at UCSF

Since opening in April 2016, the Makers Lab has supported over 3,000 UCSF students, staff, postdocs, and faculty. We have clocked over 2,000 hours on the 3D printers, held over

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Makers Lab

3D Print the Ultimate Business Card

This is a guest post by David Wu, MD-PhD Candidate, UCSF Medical Scientist Training Program. Hey! If this is what you’re here to learn about… You’re in the right place!

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Makers Lab

What’s Happening in the Makers Lab?

School is back in session and there are a number of new things happening in the Makers Lab to help unleash your creativity and take your maker project to the

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Makers Lab

Stories from the Makers Lab: A Proof of Concept

When the Makers Lab opened in April 2016, we were eager to explore 3D printing applications for UCSF. We soon learned there are countless applications for this technology at a

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Makers Lab

Stories from the Makers Lab

The Makers Lab has been open for just over a year and we have already seen the UCSF community work on some incredibly innovative projects. Students, faculty, staff, researchers, and

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Makers Lab

Makers Lab Now Open 5 Days a Week!

Have you heard the news? The Makers Lab is now open 5 days a week, Monday – Friday, 10am-6pm! Why are we expanding Makers Lab hours? To meet the demand

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Makers Lab

UCSF – Meet the Form 2 3D Printer!

We have seen hundreds of successful 3D prints using the Ultimaker 2 and Lulzbot Taz 5 3D printers since opening the Makers Lab in April 2016. During this time, we