The Breakerspace

Explore, tinker, prototype, learn and share. The Breakerspace in Walter Library is a free-to-use, student run makerspace providing access to a variety of hands-on tools and materials such as craft kits, a sewing machine, 3D printer, button makers, VR Headsets, and more. All majors, years, and skill levels welcome.

About the space

long shelf with colorful selection of craft supplies

Craft Island

Materials for simple projects, including adhesives, yarn, beads, paint, embroidery thread and fabric, and cutting supplies.

two 3D printers on a table

3D printing

3D printers (Two PRUSA MK3 i3 and two PRUSA Mini printers), PLA filament, materials and tools for quality prints. PrusaSlicer software is available on the computer or a free download.

white Cricut maker with sticker decorations

Cutting zone

Cricut Maker, vinyl, cardstock, an inkjet printer for custom stickers, printable sticker paper and printable vinyl.

Sewing machine, cutting mat, sewing supplies, and colorful thread

Sewing zone

Brother SE-400 sewing and embroidery machine, accessories, pins, rotary cutter, cutting mats, thread, iron, ironing board, scrap fabric.

Sign reading Gaming/VR zone and a large TV monitor

Virtual reality

HTC Vive and access to popular Steam virtual reality experiences and games.

button maker and supplies

Button maker and more

Button maker, supplies, magazines and paper. Small lamination machine, manual sticker maker, and a small light box for photos.

sign reading "Make of the Week" and assorted craft supplies

Make of the week

Simple 5-10 minute craft that involves materials available in the Breakerspace. Take a short study break!

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Workshops and guides

Makerspace guide A guide to the library makerspaces, equipment, and what to expect when you visit us! Workshops Students and staff teach workshops all year. Bullet journaling, 3D printing, bookmaking, cross stitching, and podcasting! Join us and check out the space while you're here.

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Location and hours

The Breakerspace is located in the basement of Walter Library, inside of the Toaster Innovation Hub

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