Creative technologist, coder & librarian.

 

 @katelomax
www.artefacto.org.uk

 

Kate

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Announcing Making Library Makers

From the launch announcement: It's┬áchallenging thing to deliver training for makers and making online - we've approached this by focusing on providing a friendly and supportive online learning environment in which learners can tackle real projects that are relevant to the type of library they…

Upcoming digital maker workshops & talks

There are lots of great maker events happening over the summer. I'm super excited to be part of the Institute of Imagination Mini Maker Faire at OxoTowerWharf on the 11 and 12th of June. I'll be there to help out with the Makercart, a mobile…

My favourite info resource is my RSS reader

I recently contributed to the My Favourite Tipples series on Jinfo, listing some of my favourite online information resources. This was much harder than I thought (both limiting it to 4 items and not leaning too heavily on development tools).But it also made me aware…

For when you need to install Omeka on shared hosting

It's not always possible to install Omeka on a VPS or other dedicated server. Sometimes you just have to make do with shared web hosting and all of the caveats that come with that. These are some collected notes about troubleshooting Omeka installation on shared…

An introduction to Making Library Makers

First published on the Artefacto blog. Making Library Makers; An Intro was the first event for library makers run jointly by Artefacto and the Makercart Project. The event was created for staff in libraries who were interested in running maker events or otherwise learning more…