University of Illinois Extension and Outreach Initiative

Illinois Marketplace and Maker Literacy Program

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The Marketplace Literacy and Maker Literacy project establishes programs and “maker spaces” in rural and urban locations across Illinois. Through these programs and spaces individuals are trained to create marketplace products via 3D printing and other forms of digital making. The project includes a web portal providing access to market place and maker literacy manuals, presentation slide decks, videos of teaching and much more.