Students Learn 3D Printing in the Library

Hi! This is Tim Bostelle, the Head of IT for the Library with an update on the Student Technology Fee Committee (STFC) funded 3D Printing program. Last year, the STFC awarded the Library a brand new Prusa i3 Mark 3s 3D printer under the promise that the Library would initiate a “self-print” program for students. Read More…

Library STFC Update: Winter 2019

This is Tim Bostelle, Head of IT for the UW Tacoma Library, and I’d like to take a second to talk about equipment funded by the UW Tacoma Student Technology Fee Committee, the STFC. The STFC is a student-run organization which meets every year to decide how to use your Student Technology Fee to fund Read More…

Printing Changes in the Library

Major upgrades to mobile printing and the printing infrastructure in the Library arrived over the Winter break, courtesy of the Library, UW Tacoma Student Technology Fee Committee, and UW Seattle’s Creative Communications. Simplified Mobile Printing The first change is that students no longer need to download a driver for their laptop and instead simply visit Read More…

3D Printing is Back!

Fall quarter is here and it is a good time to remind folks that the Library has a 3D printer you can use. You can read more about the 3D printer, the materials we use to print, and the rules governing the printer over on the Learning and Research Commons web site. For students, prints Read More…