- The Makery Home
- Make an Appointment
- Attend A Workshop
- 3D Fabrication
- Programming & Electronics
- Textile Arts
- Vinyl & Paper Cutting
- Additional Equipment
- Makery News
- Equipment Loans
Create, tinker, craft, invent, and discover new skills in The Makery, a makerspace on the first floor of Rose Library.
Our services and supplies are available free-of-charge to all JMU students, faculty, and staff. Our knowledgeable and helpful staff are here to help you with academic and personal projects to foster your creativity!
Come See Us!
- Drop by during our hours of operation
- Make an appointment
- Sign up for a workshop
Equipment You Can Use in The Makery
Walk-In Use Allowed
Requires Training (or Appointment)
By Appointment Only
JMU Libraries also provides equipment you can check out and use anywhere, including portable audio recorders and microphones, DSLR cameras and camcorders, tripods and lighting kits, video projectors, small PA systems, and more.
Food and Drink Policy
To ensure the safety of our equipment and patrons, food is not allowed in The Makery. Drinks in The Makery must be in a closable container—i.e., you must be able to turn the container upside-down without spillage for it to be allowed.
Workshops and Instruction Sessions
Find out what our current offerings are here.
Are you a faculty member who would like a workshop from The Makery for your whole class? Considering offering extra credit for workshop attendance? Please reach out to us, so that we can tailor the workshop to your goals, and so that we can ensure availability.