Minisooncon 2009 and why libraries should embrace maker culture

On Saturday I had the pleasure of attending MiniSoOnCon, a southern Ontario Hackerspaces/Makers mini-conference, at ThinkHaus, Hamilton, which included presenters from the spaces hacklab.to, KwartzLab, and Diyode . I have been interested in Maker culture and hackerspaces for a while, and I saw this as the perfect opportunity to jump in at the deep end.[…]