MakerSpace URI

Turning ideation into creation

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Where is it?When can I go?
Robert L. Carothers Library
and Learning
Commons,
Room 165
Mon-Tues-Thur: 11:00-5:00
Wed-Fri: 11:00-5:00
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

What We Do

Recent Projects

A showcase of recent projects to come out of MakerSpace.

Explore Projects

Why We Do It

Our driving motivation is to empower students on their educational journey. We believe in the transformative power of hands-on learning and we are committed to providing the tools, resources, and supportive environment that students need to turn their ideas into reality.

“The MakerSpace has given me the opportunity to turn my ideas into tangible projects.”
Lucas Lloyd ’25

We are passionate about fostering creativity, innovation, and interdisciplinary collaboration, knowing that these experiences not only enhance academic development, but also cultivate essential skills for future success.

Students are not only users of MakerSpace; they are the driving force behind its innovation.


How To Start Creating

MakerSpace URI is an open lab accessible by URI students, faculty, and staff during operating hours.

1

Explore Our Resources

Browse the list of equipment and software at your disposal to give you an idea of the possibilities for your next project.

2

Conceptualize Your Idea

Have an idea of what you want to create? Come in with any plans you might have to get started right away. Our staff can help you from start to finish.

3

Start Creating

Utilize the resources, equipment, and software available at the MakerSpace. Don’t hesitate to seek assistance and support from our knowledgeable staff.

URI MakerSpace
Robert L. Carothers Library and Learning
Commons, Room 165
15 Lippitt Rd, Kingston, RI 02881