Category Archives: Video

Video: For those of you overwhelmed by artisanal messages, part II

I really do love handmade, handcrafted work, but this came up related to our maker class a few weeks ago, and I like this, too. The Maker from Patrick Kehoe on Vimeo.

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Video: For those of you who are overloaded by artisanal messages

I love all things handcrafted, but I still giggled when I saw this: The Timmy Brothers – Water Makers from Paul Riccio on Vimeo.

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Check out the renovated U-M Clements Library!

WHAT? We have a Paul Revere engraving of the Boston Massacre on our Ann Arbor Campus?!? Gosh, I work at a great place. [Video showcasing the renovated Clements Library on the campus of the University of Michigan]

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DC Public Library Opens New Lab to Convert Memories Into Contemporary Formats

Love this idea from the DC Public Library: Not sure what to do with your old home movies, audiocassettes or slides?  The DC Public Library’s new Memory Lab can help. Launching February 20 in the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, the … Continue reading

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Maker Mockumentary

I know I say that anything counts as making … but did I mean this mockumentary about a “Toastmaker” who, err, makes toast?

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The New York Times’ Virtual Reality Experiment

Is the future of mainstream journalism to immerse the viewer into the action via virtual reality? The New York Times thinks so. Sunday print subscribers already received a complimentary Google Cardboard virtual reality viewer, which partners with your smartphone to create … Continue reading

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Prepping for maker class with the “American Maker” video from 1960

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Video: Three Things to Think About When Starting a Makerspace

Video with maker advice

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Video: Polar Vortex Explained in 2 Minutes

From the White House comes this clear explanation of the polar vortex. And the bad news: more extreme cold is likely. Time to buy stock in SmartWool?

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Toronto-based Library Advocacy Video

Click here to access video on YouTube   Hat tip: Tame the Web

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